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Match the correct equation with the graph. y = 3x + 4
y = 5/2x + 5
y = 2/5x + 2
y = 3/2x + 2
x = 4
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Match the correct equation with the graph. y = 3x + 4 y = 5/2x + 5 y = 2/5x + 2 y = 3/2x + 2 x = 4
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gezimbashaBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Do you know of the yintercept concept?
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Susan9419Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
no i do not.........
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gezimbashaBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
It means whenever the graph touches the yaxis. Look at the graph you have provided and tell me where does your graph touch (intercept) the yaxis.
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gezimbashaBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Good. So which of the options in the question say that the equation touches at 5?
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Susan9419Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
id say this one right?y = 2/5x + 2
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gezimbashaBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Ok, you're close but listen. Whenever you see an equation of this form. y = mx + b Where m=(2/5) and b = 2. You know that b is always the yintercept. Now check them again and tell me. What do you think? Since b=2 here, it means that the graph touches at 2.
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Susan9419Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
so it would be this right? y = 5/2x + 5
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gezimbashaBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Yes it would. Good job!
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