# Pre-Algebra Examples

Choose a point that the parallel line will pass through.
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 .
Subtract from .
Subtract from .