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Choose the equation of the line passing through the point (2, 6) and parallel to y = 3x  4.
y = 3x  12
y = 3x
y = 3x + 12
y = 3x
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Choose the equation of the line passing through the point (2, 6) and parallel to y = 3x  4. y = 3x  12 y = 3x y = 3x + 12 y = 3x
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madigrieveBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
hey parallel means what?
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HeroBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
@ivandelgado, where exactly are you stuck in this problem?
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ivandelgadoBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
i dont no the answer?
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HeroBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
You mean, you don't know the first step to solve it.
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madigrieveBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
@ivandelgado parallel means they have exactly the same slope. look at the chocices
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HeroBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
@madgrieve, you assume he knows what slope means.
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HeroBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
@ivandelgado, guessing isn't going to get you anywhere
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LoujoelouBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
Since the line is parallel to y=3x4, our line will have the same slope as this one, 3x. Remember, all parallel lines have the same slope. For this problem, you have to know the pointslope formula. yy1=m(xx1). The m is the slope in this formula. the x1 and the y1 is the coord. For this problem, our (x1,y1) is (2,6). Also, our m for this problem will be 3, since all parallel lines have the same slope. Now since we know what everything is and how to do it we'll solve it. y6=3(x2) First we distribute this. y6=3x+6 Now we add 6 on both sides. y=3x+12 is what we get, and this is our answer :)
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precalBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
dw:1345158880318:dw m is your slope value parallel means they are the same
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LoujoelouBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
Did you get what I wrote ivan?
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LoujoelouBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
K cool :) Glad I could help :D
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ivandelgadoBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
where did the 4 go ?
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LoujoelouBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
You don't really need to know about that since you're using (2,6) to make youre new line as I showed up above. The 4 was just part of the othee equation.
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