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ineedyouubiebsBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
What is the value of x? (x,1) and (5,6); slope: 7/6
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ineedyouubiebsBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
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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ineedyouubiebsBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Yeah, I understand that part. Then I subtract 6 minus 1 and I get 7
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ineedyouubiebsBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
@Luigi0210 Can you please explain this problem?
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Luigi0210Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Well there is another way to do it I guess, but dan's is the simplest
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ineedyouubiebsBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
so then the value of x is 1? o.O
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Luigi0210Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
yup, we could do it my way if you want? But it's the longer way,
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ineedyouubiebsBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Yeah, let's try the longer way please
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Luigi0210Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
dw:1378779944389:dw So first what we would do is simplify the fractions down. Once we get that part done we crossmultiply
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ineedyouubiebsBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
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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Luigi0210Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Maybe this will make it simplerdw:1378780257869:dw:
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ineedyouubiebsBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Oh since both of them are negative, it will become positive. Correct?
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Luigi0210Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
dw:1378780328754:dw
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ineedyouubiebsBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
So technically I'm just substituting a number in to get 6 right?
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ineedyouubiebsBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
okay thanks. i was complicating it more than i should've:)
 7 months ago
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