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MaeganR
 2 years ago
PointSlope Form. Somebody PLEASE help ASAP. Thank You!
MaeganR
 2 years ago
PointSlope Form. Somebody PLEASE help ASAP. Thank You!

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erdog82
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1y – y1 = m(x – x1) this is the formula, if that's all you need

erdog82
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1http://www.purplemath.com/modules/strtlneq2.htm this may help too ☺

MaeganR
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I know the formula, but I need help figuring out how to solve the problem.

erdog82
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1well, what is the problem?

MaeganR
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0(2,1) m=3 Can you do it step by step?

JUICEDECAFE
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Hi, Heres a example: You are given the point (4,3) and a slope of 2. Find the equation for this line in point slope form. Solution: Just plug the given values into your pointslope formula above. Your point (4,3) is in the form of (x1,y1). That means where you see y1, use 3. Where you see x1, use 4. Your slope was given to you, so where you see m, use 2. Pretty simple, huh? Your final result should look like: y3=2(x4) More Practice: Your point is (1,5). The slope is 1/2. Create the equation that describes this line in pointslope form. Try working it out on your own. The answer is: y5=.5(x+1) . If that's not what you got, reread the lesson and try again.

erdog82
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Well, just replace y1 with 1 x1 with 2 and m with 3

MaeganR
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so if its asking for an equation you dont have to solve it?

erdog82
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1I dont think so, unless it says solve for ____

MaeganR
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0It says "Write an equation of the line in pointslope form through the given point and with the given slope m."

erdog82
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1So, I think that's all you need to do! Please press best response next to my answer if you think I helped! ☺

MaeganR
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so do they just want the formula with the numbers plugged in or do they want it solved also?

erdog82
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Well, it doesn't say to solve it, does it?

MaeganR
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ok. thank you(: can you check back on my page every once in a while and help me? it would mean a lot. (:
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