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Choose the equation of the line passing through the point (2, 6) and parallel to y =1/2 x  8.
y =1/2 x + 7
y =1/2 x + 5
y = 2x + 7
y = 2x + 5
 2 years ago
Choose the equation of the line passing through the point (2, 6) and parallel to y =1/2 x  8. y =1/2 x + 7 y =1/2 x + 5 y = 2x + 7 y = 2x + 5

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ajprincess
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Slopes are equal for parallel lines. So slope of the required line=1/2 \(yy_1=m(xx_1)\) Here m=1/2(slope) \(x_1\)=2 \(y_1\)=6 Plug in these values in the above eqn and solve for y. Can u do it @carachronic?

marktj
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1its the first one y =1/2 x + 7

CheetahBooks1
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0y=1/2x8 6=1/2(2)+7 6=1+7 6=6

carachronic
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ohh kinda hard i see though kinda (:

kmeds16
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1y = 1/2 x + 7 :) since its parallel, the slope stays the same: 1/2 then.... since it passes through (2, 6), therefore: y6 = 1/2(x+2) y  6 = 1/2x +1 y = 1/2 x +7
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