Question:
use the clues to find out how many of each type of coin ms.miser has in her purse.
she has at least 1 dime, nickel and penny.
she has a total of 9 coins.
she has $.57
she has more dimes than nickels
she has more nickels then pennies
she has half as many pennies as dimes
have fun!! :)

Originally Answered: How would I solve this math problem? I dont know how to solve this problem.?
Use the point-slope form. Given the slope m and a point (x1, y1), the equation of the line is:
y - y1 = m(x - x1)
So your line is
y + 6 = (-4/3)(x + 3)
To get it into slope-intercept form, just solve for y. Start by distributing the -4/3:
y + 6 = (-4/3)x - 4
y = (-4/3)x - 10

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