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Guez
 2 years ago
What is the slope of the line 5x  2y = 10?
Guez
 2 years ago
What is the slope of the line 5x  2y = 10?

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gerryliyana
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1y = mx +C m = (yC)/x

moyle
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1move all terms to one side and the slope = ( coefficient of x/coefficient of y) = 5/2=5/2

Guez
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Im sorry, im not understanding.

moyle
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1The slope of a line y = mx + c is m so in your case 2y = 105x, so : 2y =5x+10 so y = (5/2)x + 5 so m = 5/2 so slope is 5/2

Guez
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Thanks, I understand now :)

moyle
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1you're welcome :) vote me up

gerryliyana
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1@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/codeofconduct
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