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Write the equation of a line that is parallel to the line 2x+y=8 and passes through the point (2,1)
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Write the equation of a line that is parallel to the line 2x+y=8 and passes through the point (2,1)
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CompassionateBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Parallel lines have the same slope. So first, find out the slope of 2x + y = 8, by putting it in y = mx + b
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CompassionateBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
So the slope is 2 Now we're given the points (2, 1) So slope = 2 Points = (2, 1) Plug those into: y  y1 = m(x  x1) Where y1 and x1 are points and m is the slope
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KodaBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
So the equation is y1=2x+4
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CompassionateBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
No put that in y = mx + b
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CompassionateBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
There's your equation.
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