# Algebra Examples

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Use the slope-intercept form to find the slope.
The slope-intercept form is , where is the slope and is the y-intercept.
Using the slope-intercept form, the slope is .
To find an equation that is parallel to , the slopes must be equal. Using the slope of the equation, find the parallel line using the point-slope formula.
Using the point-slope form , plug in , , and .
Solve for .
Simplify .
Apply the distributive property.
Multiply by .
Move all terms not containing to the right side of the equation.
Add to both sides of the equation.