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countonme123

  • 2 years ago

Find the slope intercept form of each equation then graph each line. x + 3y = 6

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  1. countonme123
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    i am totally confused on how to work these...

  2. Compassionate
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    Hello, my name is Stephen and I'll be your tutor In the form: y = mx + b, m is the slope of the equation and b is the y-intersect You first want to put the equation in y = mx + b by solving for y. To do this, take x + 3y = 6, and subtract x, and then divide by 3.

  3. countonme123
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    so now it is y= 2-x ???

  4. Compassionate
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    x + 3y = 6 3y = 6 - x y = 2 - 3x y = 3x - 2

  5. countonme123
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    ok now what?

  6. Compassionate
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    Now, you go to -2 on your y-intersect and your slope is 3/1, so you rise 3 and run 1.

  7. countonme123
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    :( i am afraid i am confused

  8. Compassionate
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    Draw a graph on a piece of paper for me. 10 high and 10 low.

  9. countonme123
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    hmm ok got it

  10. countonme123
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    |dw:1371941604075:dw|

  11. Compassionate
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    |dw:1371942073702:dw| Those black lines are your middle points. Now, on your y intersect go over -2 spaces

  12. countonme123
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    |dw:1371942158203:dw|

  13. Compassionate
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    Now rise 3 and over 1

  14. countonme123
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    |dw:1371942269038:dw|

  15. Shames
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    |dw:1371942319165:dw|

  16. Compassionate
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    Correct! Now you've graphed the equation!

  17. countonme123
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    yes

  18. countonme123
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    i believe it was supposed to be what Shames wrote

  19. Compassionate
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    Yup, it is.

  20. Shames
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    you only went up 2

  21. countonme123
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    ok what about the written answer for x + 3y=6?

  22. countonme123
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    @Shames i noticed after your post... thanks for catching me.

  23. Shames
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    np

  24. countonme123
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    ok what about the written answer for x + 3y=6?

  25. Compassionate
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    We just sovled that.

  26. countonme123
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    i am not sure what to put though

  27. countonme123
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    y = 3x - 2 is that it?

  28. Shames
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    (1,1)

  29. countonme123
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    That is the slope intercept form ?

  30. Compassionate
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    Yes.

  31. countonme123
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    ok thanks guys i will post one more

  32. countonme123
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    you both helped alot thanks

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