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Diana97
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Which of the following is not a step used when graphing the equation y = −x + 8 using the
slopeintercept method?
Plot the xintercept (32, 0).
Plot the yintercept (0, 8).
Draw a line through the two points.
Count down 1 and right 4 from the yintercept.
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Diana97 Group Title
Which of the following is not a step used when graphing the equation y = −x + 8 using the slopeintercept method? Plot the xintercept (32, 0). Plot the yintercept (0, 8). Draw a line through the two points. Count down 1 and right 4 from the yintercept.
 2 years ago
 2 years ago

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waterineyes Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
What do you think tell me first..
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waterineyes Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
Any reason?? Or just guessing??
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Diana97 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
im not guessin
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waterineyes Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
See can you tell me what is x intercept here??
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waterineyes Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
Just put y = 0 as you did earlier...
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Diana97 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
probably would not graph the xintercept. The most logically thing to do would be to graph the yintercept and then count down 1 (I'm going down 1 because of the negative sign) and go right 4. Another way to do it would be to create a "T" table, where you plug in values for x and evaluate y using 1/4x + 8. I prefer this method and I will use a minimum of three x values to plug in to make sure I am not making a mistake. Some other things to consider  whenever you have a NEGATIVE slope, the graph should be going down to the right, and a POSITIVE slope should be going up to the right.
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waterineyes Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
I think you know more than me but you have not faith on yourself.. Yes you are right again..
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Diana97 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
lol so wat should i choose
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waterineyes Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
A is the option for x intercept ?? Is it??
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waterineyes Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
So what should be the option??
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nishika17 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
I think first option ( 32,0) Is not the step in the plotting of this line on graph
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Calcmathlete Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
It is asking to graph using the slopeintercept method. THis method involves obtaining the yintercept and then following the slope. This means plot the yintercept and then plot another point using the slope and then draw the line through it. Therefore, fo r this particular method, there is no need for an xintercept. The fact that the form y = mx + b has yintercept and slope, but not the xintercept further proves the point. That being said, it is choice ?
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waterineyes Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
@Diana97 make sure that from next time you type the question correctly.. y = x + 8 Incorrect.. y = (1/4)x + 8 is the original equation...
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Diana97 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
i guess is d
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Calcmathlete Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
I said that there is no need for an xintercept. Which answer choice involves the xintercept?
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