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Write the equation of the line in slope intercept form:
(4, 7); m = -3/8

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  1. y = -(3/8)x + b
    7 = -(3/8)4 + b
    7 = -3/2 + b
    14/2 = -3/2 + b
    b = 17/2
    so
    y = -(3/8)x + 17/2

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