# Which is an equation of a line that passes through point P(1,1) and is parallel to the given line #y=-2x+4#?

##### 1 Answer

Oct 26, 2016

#### Explanation:

If a line is parallel to another it simply means that the two lines have the same gradient.

So a line parallel to,

will have the general formula,

so given a point on the line like

leaving us with,

as our new line.