# How do you write the equation of the line with a slope of 2/3 and passing through the point (6,-2)?

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Aug 30, 2016

We begin by writing

#### Explanation:

Now plug in the values for

So the equation in slope-intercept form is:

graph{2/3x-6 [-5.25, 14.75, -7.44, 2.56]}

Aug 30, 2016

#### Explanation:

If we are given the slope and one point, substitute these values into the following formula which is based on the definition for slope.