# How do you write the equation of a line given (-5,3) (5,-1)?

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Mar 18, 2018

#### Explanation:

This answer is only correct when you graph the points. So use this if you're expected to use that method.

Mar 18, 2018

the equation is

#### Explanation:

We know, the equation of a line if 2 points

Thus,plugging in the values,we have,

Or,

Cross-multiplying,we get,

Or,

Or,