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  • 5 years ago

Find the equation of a line through (4, -3) that is parallel to the line that passes through these points (-4,7) and (2,4). Write your answer in standard form (Ax + By = C).

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  1. anonymous
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    first find the equation of the line passing through the given points.

  2. anonymous
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    i'm really bad at math and i'm home schooled i don't know how to do that...

  3. anonymous
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    actually all you need is the slope through the points....

  4. anonymous
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    I'll draw it.

  5. anonymous
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    okay thank you

  6. anonymous
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    |dw:1326844607780:dw|

  7. anonymous
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    Luis how did you do it?

  8. anonymous
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    This is step one

  9. anonymous
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    Since the lines are parallel, you will use this slope.

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    |dw:1326844723923:dw|

  11. anonymous
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    step 2

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    |dw:1326844804026:dw|

  13. anonymous
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    Multiply by two to get the one half to cancel. Then at the end multiply by negative one on both sides to get a positive x term.

  14. anonymous
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    This is your final answer.

  15. anonymous
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    thank you both! this helped a lot :)

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