A community for students.
Here's the question you clicked on:
 0 viewing
DrPepperx3
 3 years ago
help with algebra please? medal!
DrPepperx3
 3 years ago
help with algebra please? medal!

This Question is Closed

DrPepperx3
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.01. When writing linear equations, how do you determine which form of a line to use? 2. Write an equation in pointslope form for the line that passes through the pair of points Then, use the same set of points to write the equation in standard form and again in slopeintercept form. (5, 1), (–3, 4)

ChmE
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0the first question... In what sense? When writing equations to solve for variables or when writing an equation of a line.

DrPepperx3
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0writing an equation of a line

ChmE
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0You write an equation of a line, you want to use slope intercept form because this shows the slope and yintercept clearly. I can't remember what form Ax+By=C is called, I think standard form, yoou should look that up. I never use it unless another equation is setup the same way and I want to use the elimination method to solve for the unknowns

ChmE
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Number 2: First find the slope between the two points. then use just one point and the slope in the point slope form yy1=m(xx1) to solve for the other two forms
Ask your own question
Sign UpFind more explanations on OpenStudy
Your question is ready. Sign up for free to start getting answers.
spraguer
(Moderator)
5
→ View Detailed Profile
is replying to Can someone tell me what button the professor is hitting...
23
 Teamwork 19 Teammate
 Problem Solving 19 Hero
 Engagement 19 Mad Hatter
 You have blocked this person.
 ✔ You're a fan Checking fan status...
Thanks for being so helpful in mathematics. If you are getting quality help, make sure you spread the word about OpenStudy.