# How do you find an equation of the line having the given slope and containing the given point: m=-2, (2,0)?

##### 1 Answer

Dec 15, 2016

#### Explanation:

To solve this, we use Slope-Intercept form. This is

The slope (-2) we plug in as

Now, we should have the equation:

Next, we distribute

With this, we get:

This is equivalent to

Hope this helps!