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meilendurcer

  • one year ago

Without graphing, tell whether the line containing (6, –3) and (0, –8) is horizontal, vertical, or neither. A. Neither B. Vertical C. Horizontal

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  1. hartnn
    • one year ago
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    for vertical lines, the x-coordinates of all points are same for horizontal lines, the y-coordinates of all points are same so, here its..... ?

  2. hartnn
    • one year ago
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    do u see any co-ordinates same for both points here ?

  3. meilendurcer
    • one year ago
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    no?

  4. meilendurcer
    • one year ago
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    i think it's B though

  5. hartnn
    • one year ago
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    it can't be vertical, all points in vertical line have same x co-ordinates. here its different

  6. N00bstyle
    • one year ago
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    What do you conclude when you draw yourself a picture of these coordinates?

  7. meilendurcer
    • one year ago
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    C i doubt it's neither

  8. N00bstyle
    • one year ago
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    You can use the draw function if you like ;)

  9. hartnn
    • one year ago
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    whats the doubts in it being neither ?

  10. N00bstyle
    • one year ago
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    Then tell us what you see

  11. N00bstyle
    • one year ago
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    I know it's not allowed, but it still helps you thinking about: The coordinates have DIFFERENT x and y coordinates, so you can conclude that the lines are (...)

  12. N00bstyle
    • one year ago
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    *line is

  13. meilendurcer
    • one year ago
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    |dw:1356819468906:dw|

  14. N00bstyle
    • one year ago
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    |dw:1356819581407:dw| Same y, so this means it's a horizontal line

  15. hartnn
    • one year ago
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    0,-8 is not there.

  16. help321
    • one year ago
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    what math is this

  17. N00bstyle
    • one year ago
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    How did you come up to draw the point (0;-8) over there?

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