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Choose the slopeintercept equation of the line that passes through the point (5, 1) and is perpendicular to y = 5/2x + 2.
A. y = 2/5x + 1
B. y = 5/2x 27/2
C. y = 2/5x  3
D. y = 5/2x + 23/2
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Choose the slopeintercept equation of the line that passes through the point (5, 1) and is perpendicular to y = 5/2x + 2. A. y = 2/5x + 1 B. y = 5/2x 27/2 C. y = 2/5x  3 D. y = 5/2x + 23/2
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zordoloomBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
What is the slope of this line: y = 5/2x + 2?
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cc33Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
is it like the same thing we did last time?
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cc33Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
oh. i forgot how to do this then
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zordoloomBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
have you seen this equation before: y=mx+b?
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zordoloomBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
m is the slope is If you look at the equation y = 5/2x + 2, can you see how it's the same format?
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zordoloomBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
So if you compare it to the format of y=mx+b, and if "m" represents the slope, can you find the slope of y = 5/2x + 2?
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zordoloomBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
The question asked for a perpendicular line to y = 5/2x + 2
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zordoloomBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
That means that it will be negative inverse
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zordoloomBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
so it will look like 2/5
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cc33Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
oh thank you. Im really thankful of you helping me. :)
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