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anonymous
 4 years ago
please help! What is the slope of a line that passes through the point (2, 3) and is parallel to a line that passes through (3, 7) and (2, 8)?
anonymous
 4 years ago
please help! What is the slope of a line that passes through the point (2, 3) and is parallel to a line that passes through (3, 7) and (2, 8)?

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anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0=87/23 =15/3 =5

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0\[{ (87) \over (23) }= 5\] This will be slope of the every parallel line, that is parallel to this line.

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0the equation of the line form is: y3=5(x+2) y3=5x+10 5xy+13=0

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I like you name haha_proof :D

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0thanks..im not really good in math as you think..

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Thanks for all of your help :) and thank you :D

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0can you please help with one more im doing this exam and im so lost on these type of problems and i have to get a good grade.?

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0you're welcome ...its our pleasure to solve math problems,hehe

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0What is the slope of the line passing through the point (3, 4) and perpendicular to the line y = 3x + 5? Write your answer as a fraction.

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0what you are going to do is that familiarize the different form of the line equation.

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0y=3x+5 is in the form of slope intercept form where y=mx +b. so the slope is m=3. to get perpendicular slope of the given line you need to get the multiplicative inverse that will result to 1 so the slope is m=1/3

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Thank you for all of your help :) im still a little confused but ill try my next problem on own!

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ok,just remember that parallel lines do have the same slope and perpendicular lines get 1 if slopes are to be multiplied.
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