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Posted by **AE** on Wednesday, May 25, 2011 at 7:28pm.

The equation of the line is y=

Express your answer in the form y=mx+b.

(7,8); x+7y=6

Express your answer in the form y=mx+b.

(8,9); 5x+y=9

Express your answer in the form y=mx+b.

(2,-6); 8x+7y=5

- Algebra -
**Damon**, Wednesday, May 25, 2011 at 8:08pmYou do them all the same way. I will only do one.

7 y = -x + 6

y = (-1/7) x + 6/7

slope = m = -1/7

parallel line is of form

y = (-1/7) x + b

solve for b with given point on line

8 = (-1/7)7 + b

8 = -1 + b

b = 9

so

y = (-1/7) x + 9

- Algebra -
**Damon**, Wednesday, May 25, 2011 at 8:09pmYou do them all the same way. I will only do one.

7 y = -x + 6

y = (-1/7) x + 6/7

slope = m = -1/7

parallel line is of form

y = (-1/7) x + b

solve for b with given point on line

8 = (-1/7)7 + b

8 = -1 + b

b = 9

so

y = (-1/7) x + 9

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