meilendurcer
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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hartnn
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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..... ?
hartnn
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do u see any co-ordinates same for both points here ?
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no?
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i think it's B though
hartnn
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it can't be vertical, all points in vertical line have same x co-ordinates.
here its different
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What do you conclude when you draw yourself a picture of these coordinates?
meilendurcer
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C i doubt it's neither
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You can use the draw function if you like ;)
hartnn
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whats the doubts in it being neither ?
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Then tell us what you see
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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 (...)
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*line is
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Same y, so this means it's a horizontal line
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0,-8 is not there.
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what math is this
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How did you come up to draw the point (0;-8) over there?