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haltiamali
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What is the slope of the line perpendicular to the line y=1/2x + 3? (Please explain as best as possible, I have a final tomorrow! I will give best response and become a fan!)
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haltiamali Group Title
What is the slope of the line perpendicular to the line y=1/2x + 3? (Please explain as best as possible, I have a final tomorrow! I will give best response and become a fan!)
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Bladerunner1122 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
To get the perpendicular line, just multiply the slope to get 1.
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Bladerunner1122 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
@Chlorophyll, you got a better explanation. I'm a little rusty.
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Chlorophyll Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Let m₁ is the given slope : ......? L₂ perpendicular with L₁ : m₂ = 1/ m₁
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haltiamali Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
So, I multiply 1/2x by..?
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Chlorophyll Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
You can't follow the instruction ?!?
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haltiamali Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
. Thanks.
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Bladerunner1122 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
1/(1/2) so you flip the denominator and multiply. 1 x 2/1 = 2
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