# What is the slope intercept form of the line passing through #(12,7) # with a slope of #-2/5 #?

##### 1 Answer

Mar 21, 2018

#### Explanation:

Slope-intercept form of an equation: y=mx+b, where m is the slope (in this case,

Right now, our equation is:

Plug in the coordinate point (12, 7). This point must be on the line.

Put that into our unfinished equation above: