# Math Help - sketching a straight line

1. ## sketching a straight line

hi, i need to sketch 2x+3y-12=0, however im not too sure how i would do this!

thanks!

2. ## Re: sketching a straight line

Originally Posted by andyboy179
hi, i need to sketch 2x+3y-12=0, however im not too sure how i would do this!

What you can do is first reform to $y=...$.
You probably know a straight line is determined by two points, so you can choose for example $x=1$ and $x=2$, enter this given $x$-values in the equation to get the $y$-values and draw the line.