posted by Ann .
Find an equation of the line having the given slope and containing the given point.
The equation of the line is y=?
The equation of a line passing through a point (x1,y1)=(5,-6) with a slope m=7/8
L : (y-y1)=m(x-x1)
Substitute numeric values of x1,y1 and m into L to get the final equation.