Got Homework?
Connect with other students for help. It's a free community.
Here's the question you clicked on:
 0 viewing
andreascott
Group Title
Write an equation of the line, in pointslope form, that passes through the two given points.
points: (–17, 8), (3, —2)
(y + 8) = –2(x –17)
(y – 8) = 1/2(x + 17)
(y – 8) = –2(x +17)
(y + 8) = 1/2(x – 17)
 one year ago
 one year ago
andreascott Group Title
Write an equation of the line, in pointslope form, that passes through the two given points. points: (–17, 8), (3, —2) (y + 8) = –2(x –17) (y – 8) = 1/2(x + 17) (y – 8) = –2(x +17) (y + 8) = 1/2(x – 17)
 one year ago
 one year ago

This Question is Closed

FaisalAyaz Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
y8=2(x+17)
 one year ago

zazoo Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
well you are given two points so you can find your slope which is m= y2y1 / x2x1 so you get 28/ 3(17) = 1/2
 one year ago

FaisalAyaz Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
First find slope by two points y2y1/x2x1.Then Use Point Slope Form yy1=m(xx1)
 one year ago

andreascott Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
So , it would be the 2nd one ?
 one year ago

andreascott Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
nooo , the 4th one i mean . . .
 one year ago

zazoo Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
pointslope form is yy1=m(xx1) so you can use one point any of your choice . im going to use the point (3,2), and you get y(2) = 1/2 (x3)
 one year ago

zazoo Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
or if you use the point (17 , 8) you get y8 = 1/2 (x(17)) which is y8 = 1/2 (x+17)
 one year ago

FaisalAyaz Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
The coordinates of point one are x1,y1 and that of point 2 are x2,y2.So according to formula u use coordinates of first point.Ans Is C then.
 one year ago

andreascott Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Thank you . . .
 one year ago

FaisalAyaz Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
U Are Most Welcome.
 one year ago
See more questions >>>
Your question is ready. Sign up for free to start getting answers.
spraguer
(Moderator)
5
→ View Detailed Profile
is replying to Can someone tell me what button the professor is hitting...
23
 Teamwork 19 Teammate
 Problem Solving 19 Hero
 Engagement 19 Mad Hatter
 You have blocked this person.
 ✔ You're a fan Checking fan status...
Thanks for being so helpful in mathematics. If you are getting quality help, make sure you spread the word about OpenStudy.