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Write the equation of a line parallel to the line 2x + 3y = 5 and passes through the point (9, -3)

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    well what's the slope of that line first of all?

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    -2 right cuz i subtract

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    ........ put this in slope-intercept form first

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  4. Reaper534
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    y=-2/3x+5/3

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    do i plug them in?

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    so what's the slope of it?

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    -2/3

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    yeah so a parallel line would have the same slope - so just plug in to find the new intercept

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    ohh ok i get it thx

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