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What is the slope of the line 5x - 2y = -10?

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  1. gerryliyana
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    y = mx +C m = (y-C)/x

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    m is slope

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    move all terms to one side and the slope = (- coefficient of x/coefficient of y) = -5/-2=5/2

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    Im sorry, im not understanding.

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    The slope of a line y = mx + c is m so in your case -2y = -10-5x, so : 2y =5x+10 so y = (5/2)x + 5 so m = 5/2 so slope is 5/2

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    Thanks, I understand now :)

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    you're welcome :) vote me up

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    @moyle Please avoid doing all the work and give out the final answer as a reply to the question. Thanks! look at the link http://openstudy.com/code-of-conduct

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