## anonymous 5 years ago given the linear equation y=1/2x-5 find the y coordinates of the points (-8), (-2)and (4). show work

1. anonymous

1/-21,1/-9,1/3

2. amistre64

just gotta plug in the numbers to get the results...

3. anonymous

im sorry i still dont understand

4. anonymous

Just plug in the values for x y= 1/2*(-8)-5 = 1/-21 y= 1/2*(-2)-5 = 1/-9 y= 1/2*(4)-5 = 1/3 the numbers that you plug in are in brackets Hope this helps

5. anonymous

$y=\frac{1}{2*(-8)-5}$ $y=\frac{1}{2*(-2)-5}$ $y=\frac{1}{2*(-2)-5}$

6. anonymous

yeah latex didn't work out for me more practice needed please ignore last entry :D