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flyinglikeabird?
 2 years ago
Write the equation of the line in SlopeIntercept form, Then graph the equation by using either the slopeintercept equation or by using x and yintercepts. The line contains points (3, 5) and (3, 8).
flyinglikeabird?
 2 years ago
Write the equation of the line in SlopeIntercept form, Then graph the equation by using either the slopeintercept equation or by using x and yintercepts. The line contains points (3, 5) and (3, 8).

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flyinglikeabird?
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I have already did this problem, just need to make sure I have done it right. 0 is the slope obviously because the line is always on the xaxis.

CalebBeavers
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Slope is undefined, which means its a vertical line. So the equation is gonna be x=whatever the x coordinate always is. In this case x=3

flyinglikeabird?
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Ahh, okay. Thanks, that's all I needed.

flyinglikeabird?
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I have one more problem like this. Can you help me through it?

flyinglikeabird?
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Alright, thanks. Here it is. The line contains points (2, 1) and (0, 4).

CalebBeavers
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1And you want slope intercept form?

flyinglikeabird?
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Yes, same as the others.

CalebBeavers
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Alright, well if you notice, one of your points is the y intercept. So if we find the slope we can just plug those in and were done.

CalebBeavers
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1You should have got 5/2

flyinglikeabird?
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Hmmm, trying again one min.

flyinglikeabird?
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Ahh, okay. Gothcha.

CalebBeavers
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Alright, slope intercept form is y=mx+b where m=slope and b=y coordinate of the y intercept. So plug those in and what do you get?

flyinglikeabird?
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.02 = 5/21 + 2 or something like that....

CalebBeavers
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1No, all you have to plug in is m and b. y=5/2x+4

flyinglikeabird?
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Oh...yeah. heh I'm always gettin the steps mixed up.

CalebBeavers
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Yep. So now you're done and thats your answer. Understand how to do it now?

flyinglikeabird?
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Well yes and no. I'll most likely forget anyway.
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