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dana.lindsey

  • 3 years ago

Given the linear equation 3x + y = 5, find the slope of its graph. - 3 - 5 3 5

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  1. Calcmathlete
    • 3 years ago
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    Solve for y in order to write it in the form y = mx + b where m = slope and b = y-intercept y = -3x + 5 Knowing the form, the slope of this line is -3 or in your problem, the first one

  2. dana.lindsey
    • 3 years ago
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    thank you !

  3. tychobrahe
    • 3 years ago
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    we also can find by derivation. \[y=-3x+5\] \[dy/dx=-3\]

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