Fine The Equation Of A Line Given Two Points Example 1

Here is an example of how to find the equation of line given two points.  Remember to read the lesson on this topic.

Basic steps to follow:

1. First to find the equation of a line you need at least the slope and one point
2. Use the two points to calculate the slope
3. Use the slope and one of the points to find the equation; you can use the point-slope formula or slope-intercept formula

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Important habits to master math:

1. write out all steps
2. be very neat
3. use pencil not pen
4. review your work as your go
5. make sure you know the basics like fractions, positive and negative numbers and order of operations