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jessa
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A line passes through the point (−8,−1) and has a slope of 3/2 .Write an equation in slope-intercept form for this line.

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kailacooper96

Well y=mx +b M is the slope B is the y-intercept. You know x, y, and the slope. You don't know the y-intercept so that is what you need to find So substitute Y=mx+b -1= 3/2(-8)+b -1=-12+b Add 12 to both sides 11=b Now you know the y-intercept Rewrite the equation Y=3/2x+11

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