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anonymous
 5 years ago
Write an equation of the line containing the given point and parallel to the given line. Express your answer in the form y=mx+b.
(9,8);9x=5y+6
anonymous
 5 years ago
Write an equation of the line containing the given point and parallel to the given line. Express your answer in the form y=mx+b. (9,8);9x=5y+6

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anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0first find the gradient, and since both lines are parallel, the gradient of the equation you need to find is the same as that of 9x=5y+6

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0once you find the gradient, you can formulate the eq off the line in the following way: y=mx+b 8=9m=b now substitute m with the gradient and find b once you find b, rewrite the eq of the line in a normal form

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 5 years ago
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