Write an equation in Standard form for a line that goes through the points

(-2,-6) and (3, 4).

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Write an equation in Standard form for a line that goes through the points

(-2,-6) and (3, 4).

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Using the point slope equation, we first calculate the slope

m=(4-(-6))/(3-(-2) = 10/5 =2

Now we can choose either point to get the equation

y-(-6) = 2(x-(-2))

y+6 = 2x+4

Subtract 6 from both sides

Y=2x-2