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spidergirl51

find the slope and y intercept y=-10

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  1. CalebBeavers
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    y=-10 is the equation of a horizontal line. What is the slope of a horizontal line?

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  2. spidergirl51
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    0

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  3. spidergirl51
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    or is it undefined

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  4. CalebBeavers
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    No you're right its 0. Vertical lines have undefined slope. Now, if its a horizontal line with all y coordinates as -10, where do you think its gonna cross the y axis?

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  5. spidergirl51
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    in the middle

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  6. spidergirl51
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    |dw:1354071965021:dw|

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  7. spidergirl51
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    so what would be the slope and y intercept is it 0 ?

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    |dw:1354072019147:dw|

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  9. spidergirl51
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    -2

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  10. CalebBeavers
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    The y intercept is -10

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  11. spidergirl51
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    but the slope is -2

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  12. CalebBeavers
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    No, we established the slope was 0

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  13. spidergirl51
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    oh yeah

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  14. spidergirl51
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    will it be the same x=6

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  15. spidergirl51
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    we have to do the same thing

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  16. CalebBeavers
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    X=6 is a vertical line

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  17. spidergirl51
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    slope is undefined

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  18. CalebBeavers
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    Right, and there will be no y intercept.

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    thanks

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  20. spidergirl51
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    i have about like 5 problems like these

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