# How to write an equation in point-slope form, slope-intercept form, & and standard form for a line passing through (-2,-1) and parallel to the line whose equation is #y-2=4/5(x-5)#?

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May 7, 2015

The line parallel would have the same slope, hence its point slope form would be y+1=

Solving it for would give the point slope form y=

Simplifying the point slope form would give the standard form 4x-5y= -3