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Susan9419
 3 years ago
The equation of a line is. What will the slope be for a line that is perpendicular to this line?
m=2/7
m= 2/7
m=7/2
m=7/2
Susan9419
 3 years ago
The equation of a line is. What will the slope be for a line that is perpendicular to this line? m=2/7 m= 2/7 m=7/2 m=7/2

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wio
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0To make a slope perpendicular, you just take the reciprocal on the opposite. In other words, you flip the fraction, and multiply by 1. so 2/1 becomes 1/2

Susan9419
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1the line is y=2/7x5. sorry i forgot to put that in there!!!

hartnn
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1compare it with y=mx+c and tell me what is m(slope)

hartnn
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1now product of slope of perpendicular lines is 1 so m(2/7) =1 can u find m from here
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