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    Write the equation for the line passing through the give pair of points. Write your answer in the slope-intercept and standard form.

    (2,4) and (4,-9).

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    The slope is equal to

    m=(y2-y1)/(x2-x1)
    =(-9-4)/(4-2)
    =-13/2

    So, the equation of this line is

    y-4=(-13/2) (x-2)

    i.e.,

    y=-(13/2)x+17

    This is the slope-intercept form. The standard form is

    (13/2)x+y=17

    or

    13x+2y=34.

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