# How do you write the equation of the line through (4, 7) and (-2, 1) in point-slope form?

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Jul 6, 2016

#### Answer:

#### Explanation:

Eqn. of a line passing thro. pts.

This may not turn out to be in the **Point-Slope Form** [in the **Usual Notation** ]

Instead, let us start with assuming the reqd. eqn. in the desired form, i.e.,

Now,

finally, we have the eqn.

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