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millitarygirl96
 2 years 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).
millitarygirl96
 2 years 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
 2 years 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
 2 years 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
 2 years 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
 2 years 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
 2 years 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
 2 years 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
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1For the second part, can you find the slope between the two points?

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

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

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

zordoloom
 2 years 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
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so you don't do anything with the 5?

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

zordoloom
 2 years 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
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0oh ok :) thank u sooo much

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