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 one year ago
Write the equation of the line with xintercept of 3 and yintercept of 5, in pointslope form.
 one year ago
Write the equation of the line with xintercept of 3 and yintercept of 5, in pointslope form.

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Megan_xoxo
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i still dont get it

tomo
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ok, they give you both the x and y intercepts. this is two points on the line. xintercept: (3,0) yintercept: (0,5) // this is just a point on the line. we are choosing the xintercept y1 = 0 x1 = 3 so now we need to find slope which we can find using the slope formula. m = (y2y1)/(x2x1) m = (50)/(03) m = 5/3 m = 5/3 so we have (yy1) = m(xx1) (y0) = (5/3)(x3)

ghazi
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1dw:1360639616826:dw now simply see the two points and you are done using this equation \[(YY _{1})=\frac{ (Y _{2}Y _{1}) }{ (X _{2}X _{1}) }*(XX _{1})\] and X1,Y1 is (3,0) and X2,Y2 is (0,5) , just plug in X2,X1 and Y2,Y1 , hope that helps @Megan_xoxo
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