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Standard Form from Two Points

Standard Form from Two Points

Author: Graham Pardun

Linear equations can be written in many forms. Discover how to use two coordinate points to solve for a line's slope and write an equation in slope-intercept form. With some algebraic manipulation, you will learn how to write a linear equation from slope-intercept form into standard form. All from just two points on the line.

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How to Take Two Points on a Line and Use Them to Write the Standard Form Equation For It

In this lesson, I'll show you how to take two points on a line -- say, (5,3) and (-9,1) -- and use this information to write an equation in standard form for the line!