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Write an equatioin of the line given the point and parallel to the given line express your answer in the for of y=mx+b (-2,4);7x=4y+5

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    slope of given line = 7/4 so our m = 7/4
    so far
    y = (7/4) x + b
    now put the point in
    4 = (7/4) (-2) + b
    16 = -14 + 4 b
    b = 30/4
    so
    y = (7/4) x + 30/4
    or
    4 y = 7 x + 30

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