Posted by **kevin** on Monday, September 10, 2012 at 10:26am.

what is an equation of the line in point slope form that passes through the given point and has a given slope.(8,-8);slope 3. caon someone explain

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**Steve**, Monday, September 10, 2012 at 11:27am
having slope 3 means that for every point (x,y) on the line, measuring from (8,-8), the change in y over the change in x is 3.

in algebra, that means

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

or

y+8 = 3(x-8)

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**kevin**, Monday, September 10, 2012 at 9:23pm
Thank you for the help

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