# How do you write the equation of the line that contains (-2, 5) and (4, 5)?

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Nov 24, 2016

#### Explanation:

First, find the slope of the line using this formula:

Where

Because the slope of this line is

Now, to find the equation of the line, use point slope form:

Choose a set of points to plug into

The equation should be the same regardless of the points you choose

Using

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Perform the opposite operation to isolate y by adding