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What is an equation of the line that passes through (-3,6)and is parallel to the line with the given equation: y=-x-5

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    Slope of line y=mx+b is m.
    For L1: y=-x-5, slope, m = -1.

    A line of given slope m passes through a point P1(x1,y1) has the equation as follows:
    (y-y1)=m(x-x1)

    The given point, P1(-3,6). Therefore the required line can be calculated.

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