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For y=mx+b Can the x and y values be any point on the graph?

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  1. rsadhvika
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    good question

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    there will be only few points that fall on the graph of y=mx+b

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    *they cannot be just any points. not every point in the PLANE satisfies y=mx+b

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    so any point on the horozontal line for the x and same for y

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    |dw:1343077519195:dw|

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    any point on the x axis will have ONLY one value for y

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    |dw:1343077640804:dw|

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    |dw:1343077689532:dw|

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    sorry didnt get what u asking

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    b = yintercept, right? x is the one i circled Y is the one I drew the line at

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    thats right ! you have good understanding on line equations !!

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    Thanks, my confusion is gone but I have a new questiin http://openstudy.com/study#/updates/500dbd78e4b0ed432e1035fe

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    glad to hear :)

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