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barrelracer23

  • 3 years ago

Can someone explain to me how to do this problem please? What is the equation of the given linein standard form? Use interger coefficents. y=-1.7x+8.5

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  1. jazy
    • 3 years ago
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    Hint: It's in Slope-Intercept form: y = mx + b You need to change it to standard form: ax + by = c So: y= -1.7x + 8.5 + 1.7x 1.7x + y = 8.5

  2. barrelracer23
    • 3 years ago
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    my options are- 17x+10y=85 -17x+10y=85 -17x+10y=-85 17x+10y=-85

  3. jazy
    • 3 years ago
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    @TuringTest @hartnn

  4. barrelracer23
    • 3 years ago
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    ??? whats that?

  5. jazy
    • 3 years ago
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    Sorry, I blanked out on how to do this.

  6. hartnn
    • 3 years ago
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    u have 1.7x + y = 8.5 right ? now multiply 10 on both sides.,what u get ?

  7. barrelracer23
    • 3 years ago
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    ahhh its alright.. lol 17x+10y=85?

  8. hartnn
    • 3 years ago
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    thats correct :)

  9. barrelracer23
    • 3 years ago
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    thank you! I have one more question i need help with

  10. hartnn
    • 3 years ago
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    post it as a new question.

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