# How do you write the equation of a line in point slope form that is parallel to #y= -1x+2# and goes through (8,-7)?

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May 9, 2015

The solution is

The reason is the following:

Since the line searched is parallel to

Now, because the line searched goes through the point (8,-7), being "8" the coordinate "x" and "-7" the coordinate "y", its equation must satisfy