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Find an equation of a line perpendicular to x = -3 and passing through (-2,1) With explanations please.

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  1. amistre64
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    x=-3 is a vertical line, so a perp line will be a horizontal line

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    since we need it to pass thru y=1, id say its .... well .... y=1

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    |dw:1327009432657:dw|

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    |dw:1327009442618:dw|

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    so since its a horizontal line I just take the y point and I get the answer

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    correct

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    ok I wasnt sure. Thank you

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    youre welcome

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