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 one year ago
Find the equation perpendicular to 2y4x=8 and passes the point (8,2) .
Can someone explain how to do it please?
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 one year ago
Find the equation perpendicular to 2y4x=8 and passes the point (8,2) . Can someone explain how to do it please? Geometry

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DSS
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Change the given equation to slope intercept form, y=mx+b That will help you determine the slope of the given line

DSS
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1close 2y = 4x + 8 No divide everything by 2 so you get y= mx+b

DSS
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1You'll see that the slope of the given line is 2. To have a perpendicular line, the slope is the opposite reciprocal.....1/2

DSS
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Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Using the slope intercept formula and the point given (8,2) plug in and find b.

DSS
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.12=4+b 6=b Now you can give the equation of a line perpendicular to the given line at the point (8,2). y=1/2x+6
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