Posted by **Bryan** on Thursday, December 11, 2008 at 10:54am.

Find an equation of the line containing the given pair of points.

(1,5) and (3,6)

Is the answear y=1/2x

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**Reiny**, Thursday, December 11, 2008 at 11:05am
again, you could check by just subbing in your given points,

they do not work.

your slope of 1/2 is correct, then

y = (1/2)x + b

sub in (1,5)

5 = (1/2)(1) + b

b = 9/2

y = (1/2)x + 9/2

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