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What is the value of x? (x,1) and (5,6); slope: 7/6

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@dan815 ?

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ineedyouubiebs
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I did the problem but I got a funky number that doesn't seem right. I got 19/6 and it doesnt seem correct somehow

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Yeah, I understand that part. Then I subtract 6 minus 1 and I get 7

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@Luigi0210 Can you please explain this problem?

Luigi0210
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Well there is another way to do it I guess, but dan's is the simplest

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so then the value of x is 1? o.O

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yup, we could do it my way if you want? But it's the longer way,

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Yeah, let's try the longer way please

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So first what we would do is simplify the fractions down. Once we get that part done we crossmultiply

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Wait, I just went over dan's work. and i understand what he was trying to do. Except that when i subtract 51 I get 6 not 6?

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Maybe this will make it simplerdw:1378780257869:dw:

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Oh since both of them are negative, it will become positive. Correct?

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Yup

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So technically I'm just substituting a number in to get 6 right?

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yup

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okay thanks. i was complicating it more than i should've:)

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No problem!