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 one year ago
Use the given conditions to write an equation for the line in pointslope form.
 one year ago
Use the given conditions to write an equation for the line in pointslope form.

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gjhfdfg
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Passing through, dw:1361127311451:dw

zenai
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1\[yy _{1} = m(x x_{1})\] This is point slope form.

zenai
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1find your slope (m) and plug in an x and y value to find your equation.

gjhfdfg
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0So, 7  (6) =  1/3 ( 5  (8)) ?

gjhfdfg
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Where did the 26 come from?

zenai
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1point slope form means you don't solve for y, and gjhfdfg in point slope form you only plug in a single point, which is one X value and one Y value. so  \[(y + 7) = 1/3*(x+5)\] for the point (5, 7)

zenai
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1another right answer would be \[(y+6) = 1/3*(x+8) \] for the point (6, 8) it doesn't matter what point you use, just that you use one. Hope this helps.

zenai
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1the last one is for the point (8, 6) but yeah sorry.

gjhfdfg
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Alrighty, I got it thanks for explaining
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