# What is the slope-intercept form of the line passing through #(4, 5)# and # (2, 2) #?

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Feb 24, 2016

The equation for slope intercept is

For this equation the slope

and the y intercept is

#### Explanation:

The formula for slope is

For the points (4,5) and (2,2) where

To determine the equation of the line we can use the point slope formula and plug in the values given in the question.

The equation for slope intercept is

For this equation the slope

and the y intercept is