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Tahmina
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Write the equation of a line that is: perpendicular to 9x + 3y = 15 and goes through the point (6, 7)

Brittni0605
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1What do you know about the slopes of perpendicular lines?

Fox375
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i used a program called geogebra.

Brittni0605
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Programs are good, but its important to know how to do it by hand.

Tahmina
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I know i found it but I dont want to use it

Brittni0605
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Ok, do you want me to help you?

Fox375
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0It is very simple yo use. They even provide help for you too solve these kind of probelms.

Tahmina
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Yes I need your help Brittni0605

Brittni0605
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Ok, so what do you know about the slopes of perpendicular lines?

Tahmina
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0you have to multiply them by 1

Brittni0605
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Umm, sort of on the right track. Perpendicular lines have slopes that are negative reciprocals. Do you know what that means?

Tahmina
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0No can u be a little clear on that?

Tahmina
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0So you mean B mutiply 3 *1/3

Tahmina
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i got 3 because its the slope isnt it?

Brittni0605
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1dw:1355586908724:dw

Tahmina
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Okay whats the slope then wait you need to find the slope first rite?

Brittni0605
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1No, its not 3. Show me your work.

Brittni0605
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Your work is correct. But you said the slope is 3. Your work shows something different.

Tahmina
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0oh sorry its negative 3 thanks for showing that

Brittni0605
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1No prob. SO, now that you know the slope of your line is 3, what is the slope of its perpendicular line?

Tahmina
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0wait what about the points (6,7)

Brittni0605
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1No, remember if the slope of your line is 6, the slope of its perpendicular line is the negative reciprocal (1/6)

Tahmina
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0wiat whats the slope of the perspendicular then

Brittni0605
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Perpendicular slope is the negative reciprocal of the slope of your line

Tahmina
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so the slope of my line is 3 that means my perpendicular slope is 3 *1/3 rite?

Brittni0605
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1No, you're not multiplying anything.

Tahmina
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so my perpendicular lines slope is 1/3 rite

Tahmina
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so do i substitute with y=mx+b

Tahmina
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0can u check my work???/

Brittni0605
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Yes, ill check your work.

Tahmina
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Nevermind my computers having problems?
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