Posted by **Michelle** on Friday, July 9, 2010 at 9:28pm.

find the equation of the line

1.(-2,-8) and (-5,-6)

2.(-1,-1) and (2,2)

3. 6/7, (1,-8)

4.9, (9,1)

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**Reiny**, Friday, July 9, 2010 at 9:37pm
you don't specify what form you want it, so I will do it the general way, which will leave you without fractions.

I will do the first one, do the others the same way

slope = (-6+8)/(-5+2) = -2/3

y+8 = (-2/3(x+2)

3y + 24 = -2x - 4

2x + 3y + 28 = 0

or

y = (-2/3)x - 28/3 after re-arranging the equation

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**Carol**, Sunday, July 11, 2010 at 2:07am
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