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Shikar23234
 3 years ago
Write the equation of a line parallel to the line 2x + 3y = 5 and passes through the point (9, 3). Please help I dont even know where to start.
Shikar23234
 3 years ago
Write the equation of a line parallel to the line 2x + 3y = 5 and passes through the point (9, 3). Please help I dont even know where to start.

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Dido525
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Parallel lines have the same slope as the other line.

Dido525
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Change your line to slope yintercept format.

Shikar23234
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0But the line has to pass through the point 9,3 at the same time. Thats whats confusing me.

Dido525
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1What is the slope of your line though? Do you recognize that?

Dido525
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Change your line to y=mx+b format.

ryan123345
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so then it is 3y = 2x + 5

Shikar23234
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0It would be 3y=2x+5

Dido525
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1@ryan123345 : let him do the work please.

Shikar23234
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Oh. He already posted.

Dido525
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Because we want the format: y=mx+b

Shikar23234
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0So just replace the 3 with 5/3

Dido525
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Now do you see what the slope is?

Shikar23234
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Ok now i got it. Thank you!

Dido525
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Okay then. You are welcome :) .
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