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The xintercept of a line is –5 and the yintercept of the line is –2. What is the equation of the line?
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sharon_penn Group Title
The xintercept of a line is –5 and the yintercept of the line is –2. What is the equation of the line?
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AriPotta Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
so we have 2 points, right? the xintercept, (5,0) and the yintercept, (0,2)
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AriPotta Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
now, what's the slope?
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sharon_penn Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
that's where I get lost AriPotta
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AriPotta Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
well, i already posted the slope formula, remember? that's what we did in the other question
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sharon_penn Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
I need a Geometry for dummies book lol
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sharon_penn Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
is it 5 2
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sharon_penn Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
is it y=5/2 x=2
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sharon_penn Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
y=5/2 x2
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AriPotta Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
dw:1351822845666:dw so 2/5 is our slope
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sharon_penn Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
y=2/5 x2 then?
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sharon_penn Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
y=5/2 x5
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I'm out of ideas
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sharon_penn Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
y=2/5x+2
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AriPotta Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
y = 2/5x 2 was right. sorry about that :/
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sharon_penn Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Thank You AriPotta
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AriPotta Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
no problem :)
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