# How do you write the equation of the line with point (2, 5) with a slope of 3?

##### 1 Answer

Jul 17, 2017

Refer to the explanation.

#### Explanation:

The point-slope equation is used when one point and the slope are known. It is:

where

Substitute the known values into the equation.

This equation can be further simplified.

Add

Simplify.

graph{y-5=3(x-2) [-18.79, 8.62, -7.36, 6.35]}