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Choose the equation of the line passing through the point (1, 5) and perpendicular to y =1/5 x  10.
y = 5x + 10
y = 5x
y = 5x  10
y = 5x
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Choose the equation of the line passing through the point (1, 5) and perpendicular to y =1/5 x  10. y = 5x + 10 y = 5x y = 5x  10 y = 5x
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RyanL.Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
y =1/5 x  10 what is the slope of the equation I wrote?
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RyanL.Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
we know that the slope of the equation is 1/5 but we also know that any line perpendicular to that will have a negative reciprocal slope What is the negative reciprocal of 1/5?
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RyanL.Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
@jaacre Please stop answering. You are not the one who asked the question
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RyanL.Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
@kibrelle why did you pick that answer?
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kibrelleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
because when i worked it out thats what i got and im pretty sure i didnt miss a step
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RyanL.Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
(1, 5) plug that point to the answer you choose. Does the equation make sense when you plug that point in?
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kibrelleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
@RyanL. im not i the mood so no need for rudeness and y=5x10 (1, 5)
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kibrelleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
@RyanL. sorry this part was nt ment for u wrote it in the wrong spot mb im not i the mood so no need for rudeness
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RyanL.Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
I'm not being rude I'm asking your to show me why you think your answer is right by showing your work.
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kibrelleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
@RyanL. i wrote tha in the wrong spot that was ment for smebody else nd i kno ur notbein rude
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