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 2 years ago
find an equation of the line passing through the point (2,3) and parallel to the line 3x+4y8=0
 2 years ago
find an equation of the line passing through the point (2,3) and parallel to the line 3x+4y8=0

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mark_o.
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0given point (2,3) and the line 3x+4y8=0 first we want to simplify 3x+4y8=0 to 4y= 3x + 8 y = (3/4)x + 2 since this is parallel to the line we wanted its slope m is the same whats the slope m= ?

mark_o.
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0if thats the slope we can use it to form equation of the line using the formula and the point (2,3) yy1=m(x  x1) try forming it using this formula

mark_o.
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0yesss... now you can rearrange your answer to slope intercept form

bitabita
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0that is where I get lost

mark_o.
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ah ok, try to rearrange it to slope intercept form

mark_o.
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so everything is alright now? :D have fun solving now... :D
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