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### Algebra 1

Book edition Student Edition
Author(s) Carter, Cuevas, Day, Holiday, Luchin
Pages 801 pages
ISBN 9780078884801

# Write an equation in point-slope form for the line that passes through each point with the given slope.

The equation of the straight line for the given condition is .

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## Step 1. State the concept of a straight line.

The standard form of slope and intercept form of the straight line is .

Here, is the slope of the straight line and is the -intercept of the equation.

## Step 2. State the equation of a line slope-point form.

The standard form of slope and point form of the straight line is

Here is the slope of the straight line and is the point from which the straight line passes.

## Step 3. Substitute the values to get the required equation.

Substitute the above values in the equation

The equation of the straight line is .