# What is the equation of the line with slope # m= 17/3 # that passes through # (7/9,8/3) #?

##### 1 Answer

In slope point form:

In standard form:

#### Explanation:

The general slope-point form for a line with slope

For the given values this becomes:

To convert this to standard form we will need to do some simplification.

Begin clearing the denominators by multiplying both sides by

Continue clearing the denominators by multiplying both sides by

Subtract

Add

Multiply both sides by