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5-45.

For the line passing through the points (−2, 1) and (2, −11): Homework Help ✎

Calculate the slope of the line.

−3

Find an equation of the line.

Use the slope and one of the (

*x*,*y*) points you are given to solve for '*b*' in the equation*y*=*mx*+*b*.*y*= −3*x*− 5