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To graph the equation y=1/2x-3 using the slope and y-intercept, you would have to do which of the following? A. Graph the y-intercept, 3. From that point, move down 1 and to the right 2 to plot another point. Then draw a line that passes through both points. B. Graph the y-intercept, -3. From that point, move up 1 and to the right 2 to plot another point. Then draw a line that passes through both points. C. Graph the y-intercept, -3. From that point, move down 1 and to the right 2 to plot another point. Then draw a line that passes through both points.

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    D. Graph the y-intercept, 3. From that point, move up 1 and to the right 2 to plot another point. Then draw a line that passes through both points.

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    Which one do you think it is?

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  3. yanieliz Group Title
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    i personally think its between A and D but i am not so sure.

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  4. jim_thompson5910 Group Title
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    It's neither

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    The y-intercept is negative, not positive

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    * sad face!!* i am not so good at this,teacher taught this to me today.so i am kind of confused.

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    Notice how we have y = 1/2x - 3

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    The -3 is the y-intercept

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  9. yanieliz Group Title
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    ok i see that :)

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  10. jim_thompson5910 Group Title
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    the slope is 1/2

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  11. jim_thompson5910 Group Title
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    this tells you to go up one and to the right two

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  12. jim_thompson5910 Group Title
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    to jump from point to point, this helps you find another point given one point

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  13. yanieliz Group Title
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    so its B? :D

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  14. jim_thompson5910 Group Title
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    you nailed it

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  15. yanieliz Group Title
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    yay!!! thank you!

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  16. jim_thompson5910 Group Title
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    you're welcome, glad to be of help

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