Standard Form of a Line - Concept

Concept Concept (1)

We will commonly see lines expressed standard form, especially when we look at and write systems of linear equations. The standard form of a line puts the x and y terms on the left hand side of the equation, and makes the coefficient of the x-term positive. While standard form is commonly, we sometimes rewrite a line in slope-intercept form in order to graph it.

Sample Sample Problems (2)

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Standard Form of a Line - Problem 1

Find the equation of the line with slope ⅘ that passes through (-3,2).

Problem 1
How to find the equation of a line in standard form given the slope and a point.
Standard Form of a Line - Problem 2

4x - 6y = 18

x-intercept:
y-intercept:
Problem 2
How to find the intercepts of a line in standard form.