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anonymous
 4 years ago
can someone help me go through step by step with this one so i can do the rest of the problems by myself......... 2.Write the equation of the line which passes through (2, 1) and is perpendicular to x = –2. (1 point)
anonymous
 4 years ago
can someone help me go through step by step with this one so i can do the rest of the problems by myself......... 2.Write the equation of the line which passes through (2, 1) and is perpendicular to x = –2. (1 point)

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anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0first you need to know that \[x=2\] is vertical, and therefore a perpendicular line will be horizontal

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0then you need the fact that a horizontal line has the equation \[y=\text{number}\]

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so if it passes through (2,1) since the y value is 1, it must be the line \[y=1\]
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