Younis Z. answered • 10/13/19

PhD in Mathematics with 15+ Years of Teaching Experience

The equation of the line that passes through the point (x_{1},y_{1}) and has slope m is:

(y - y_{1}) = m(x - x_{1})

Now use the point and slope given in your question. So the equation of the line will be:

y + 1 = 1(x - 6)

which can also be simplified to y = x - 7.