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 2 years ago
i know this problem was done but im still confused. Find the equation of a line passing through (2,3) (1/2,6)
 2 years ago
i know this problem was done but im still confused. Find the equation of a line passing through (2,3) (1/2,6)

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nicole10
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i understand first you find slope... then what? please help!!

xNiker
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Do you the y = mx + b formula?

xNiker
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Yeah, so when you find the slope, you can put that in for m. Since you already know two points, you can pick one of them, for example 2,3 into the equation. So you get 3 = 2x (what you got for m) + b then you just solve for b

nicole10
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so y=2x+7 would be the final answer?

phi
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0It looks like you understand it, but if you want more insight, try http://www.khanacademy.org/video/equationofaline1?topic=developmentalmath2 and a few of the other videos he does with finding the equation of a line
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