# What is the equation of the line that passes through #(0,-1)# and is perpendicular to the line that passes through the following points: #(8,-3),(1,0) #?

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Feb 10, 2016

#### Explanation:

Slope of the line joining two points

As the points are

i.e.

Product of slope of two perpendicular lines is always

As this passes through point

Hence, desired equation will be