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anonymous

  • 4 years ago

without graphing, determine whether the following two points would be on a vertical line or a horizontal line. (3, 4), (3, 8)

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  1. amistre64
    • 4 years ago
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    what would be a good defining characteristic of horiz, and verts?

  2. anonymous
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    If it were horizontal, the y values would likely be the same.

  3. anonymous
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    the x-coordinate is fixed for both points, meaning that it does not change. This can only mean that the two points vary in the y-coordinate only, and since y is the vertical axis, the two points must lie on a vertical line.

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