# Math Help - line

1. ## line

Write an equation of the line that is parallel to the given line that passes through the given point.

y=-2x + 3 (y=4. x=4)?
$y - y_o = m(x - x_o)$, where m is the slope and $(x_o,y_o)$ is the given point..
$y - 4 = -2(x - 4) \implies y = -2x + 8 + 4 = -2x + 12$