# How do you write the equation of the line with (0,-1) (3,-5)?

##### 1 Answer

#### Explanation:

You can use the two point to provide the gradient of the line. Then by substitution of one of these points determine the value of the constant.

standard equation form

Where

Let Point 1 be

Let point 2 be

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gradient (m) is

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At

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