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Ilovemeowmeow
 3 years ago
What is the y coordinate of the y−intercept of the line that passes through the points
(−2, −2) and (2, 4)?
Ilovemeowmeow
 3 years ago
What is the y coordinate of the y−intercept of the line that passes through the points (−2, −2) and (2, 4)?

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3psilon
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Use the slope formula \[\frac{ y_{2}y_{1} }{ x_{2}x_{1} }\]

Ilovemeowmeow
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Oh do this again? Okay got it hahah

3psilon
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1\[\frac{ 4(2) }{2(2) }\]

3psilon
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1But wait that's the slope. You need the y intercept which is the b in y = mx +b

3psilon
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1So we found the slope m . Now just plug in One of the two coordinates and the slope into y = mx + b and solve for b. Let me know if you need more help

Ilovemeowmeow
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I need more help forsure

3psilon
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Ok did you find the slope m?

3psilon
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Ok let me know what you get

3psilon
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Good job! Now we use the slope intercept formula y = mx + b

3psilon
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1pick either (−2, −2) or (2, 4) to plug in for x and y

3psilon
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1And you'll be able to solve for the y  intercept b

Ilovemeowmeow
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so 2=3/2(2)+b? lo

3psilon
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Perfect! Now just solve for b and you have your answer!

Ilovemeowmeow
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I just cant find an answer...

3psilon
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Just isolate the term b

Ilovemeowmeow
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Is 1=3/2(2) it?

3psilon
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1nope I'll draw it out for you. one sec

Ilovemeowmeow
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0So the answer is 1?

3psilon
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Yes , b = 1 . Do you get it?

Ilovemeowmeow
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Now that you wrote it out, i get it. thank you!
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