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Choose the equation of the line passing through the point (-2, 6) and parallel to y = x - 8. a)y = x + 7 b)y = x + 5 c) y = 2x + 7 d)y = 2x + 5

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  1. JuanitaM
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    |dw:1330550276466:dw|

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  2. nenadmatematika
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    none of the above, are you sure it is (-2,6)?

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    if those are your choices - did you write the problem correctly?

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  4. why.math
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    oh sorry its y = 1/2x -8

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  5. nenadmatematika
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    no, none of these lines are parallel to that line

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  6. JuanitaM
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    agreed - maybe the lines are perpendicular to that????

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    no not Perpendicular either..

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    Concur that Juanita's work is correct.

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  9. nenadmatematika
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    the problem is that none of the given lines goes through (-2,6)

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  10. why.math
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    ok im lost

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  11. JuanitaM
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    y = 1/2x -8 this is the correct problem right/

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    your question state paralell line at the point of (-2,6) u there?

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  13. why.math
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    yea your right'

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  14. JuanitaM
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    did you figure this out?

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    Choose the equation of the line passing through the point (-2, 6) and parallel to y =1/2 x - 8. he wrote the question wrong

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