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# Find the equation to the straight line which passes through the point (5, 6) and has intercepts on the axes

Equal in magnitude and both positive

Answer :

Given:

Here, a = b

To find:

The equation of line cutoff intercepts from the axes.

Explanation:

So, the equation of the line is

**Formula used:**

⇒ x + y = a

The line passes through the point (5, 6) So equation satisfy the points,

⇒ 5 + 6 = a

⇒ a = 11

Hence the equation of the line is x + y = 11

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