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 one year ago
2 slope problems PLEASE help
Write the equation of the line with a slope of 1/3 and passing through the point (6, 4).
Write the equation of the line passing through the points (6,1) and (4,2).
 one year ago
2 slope problems PLEASE help Write the equation of the line with a slope of 1/3 and passing through the point (6, 4). Write the equation of the line passing through the points (6,1) and (4,2).

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zordoloom
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1For the first equation, use the point slope formula and plug in the given data

zordoloom
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1y+4=(1/3)(x6) >Now rearrange this if it is required. You can leave it like this since it is correct.

zordoloom
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1And for the second part, find the slope between the two points: (6,1) and (4,2).. And use one of the points to form the equation.

millitarygirl96
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0it has 2 b completely simplified and 4 the first 1 got y=1/3x6

zordoloom
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1It would have helped if you would spell out the words. And no, it is not y=1/3x6. Instead it is y=1/3x2

millitarygirl96
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0oh ok I see what I did wrong and sry im trying 2 type with 1 hand and it takes longer so im using short cuts

zordoloom
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1For the second part, can you find the slope between the two points?

zordoloom
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1The slope would be 1/2. Now pick either point and write the equation.

zordoloom
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1y2=1/2(x+4)> Now rearrange this and get y=1/2x+4

millitarygirl96
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ok thanks :) do you understand this problem : Write the equation of the line with an undefined slope, passing through the point (2, 5).

millitarygirl96
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I don't understand how u can write an undefined slope

zordoloom
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1undefined slope means the line is vertical. Therefore, the equation for the line would be y=2

millitarygirl96
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so you don't do anything with the 5?

zordoloom
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1y=2 would be horizontal, so it would be x=2

zordoloom
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.15 is a point above the 2. Only the first variable matters, which is 2.

millitarygirl96
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0oh ok :) thank u sooo much

zordoloom
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1dw:1359123474978:dw
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