# Find the Parallel Line (-3,6) x+2y=7

Rewrite in slope-intercept form.
The slope-intercept form is , where is the slope and is the y-intercept.
Subtract from both sides of the equation.
Divide each term by and simplify.
Divide each term in by .
Cancel the common factor of .
Cancel the common factor.
Divide by .
Simplify .
Move the negative in front of the fraction.
Reorder and .
Rewrite in slope-intercept form.
Using the slope-intercept form, the slope is .
To find an equation that is parallel, the slopes must be equal. Find the parallel line using the pointslope formula.
Use the slope and a given point to substitute for and in the point-slope form , which is derived from the slope equation .
Simplify the equation and keep it in point-slope form.
Solve for .
Simplify .
Apply the distributive property.
Combine and .
Multiply .
Multiply by .
Combine and .
Move the negative in front of the fraction.
Move all terms not containing to the right side of the equation.
Add to both sides of the equation.
To write as a fraction with a common denominator, multiply by .
Combine and .
Combine the numerators over the common denominator.
Simplify the numerator.
Multiply by .