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The slope of the line passing through P(1,4) and Q(x,1) is 3/5. What is the value of x?
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The slope of the line passing through P(1,4) and Q(x,1) is 3/5. What is the value of x?
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CherishyouBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
that may be correct lls
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CLester13Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
The answer choices are: A. 6 B. 7 C. 8 D. 9 E. 10
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CLester13Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
the answer i got is 6.666667 so would it be A or B?
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MisthornBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Luke took you most of the way  you don't even really need to do anything from here  you should be able to tell by looking at it: \[\frac{ 3 }{ x1 }=\frac{ 3 }{5 }\]
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CLester13Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
so you cross multiple
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MisthornBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
You could  but if you look, you'll see both numerators are the same, so you just need to set the denominators equal to each other. (x1 = 5)
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MisthornBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Sure. Actually, I started out suggesting you crossmultiply, but when I was making the fraction in the equation editor, I noticed that I could solve it just by looking at it instead.
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CLester13Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
ok. well thanks a lot
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