How do you write the slope-intercept form of an equation of the line that passes through the given point and is perpendicular to the equation given (-4,-3), 4x + y=7 ?

May 24, 2015

Line 1: y = -4x + 7

Slope of the Line 2 that is perpendicular to Line 1 is 4

y2 = 4x + b. Find b.

Write Line 2 passes at point (-4, -3):

-3 = -16 + b -> b = 16 - 3 = 13

Equation of Line 2: y2 = 4x + 13.