write the equation of the line that passes through (3,8) and is parallel to the line -3x+y=12. Write your answer in slope intercept form
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Hi Welcome to Openstudy @mathsucks_0 :)
First thing you need to know is the slope intercept form: \(\sf y=mx+b\) where m is the slop and b is the y-intercept. Next thing you need to do is determine the slope of -x+y=12, do you know how to do it?
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Oh actually I was looking at the wrong problem! But I am not able to get the slope
i'll change it to slope intercept form, which will be:
m=3 and b=12
the intercept for this equation is 3.
Now, since the line that you are looking for is PARALLEL to the given equation, they will have the SAME slope. So plug m=3 in the equation y=mx+b, what will you get for this part ?
Using your given point (3,8), we can now solve for the y-int or b in the equation.
Plug in x=3 and y=8, then solve for b
8=3(3) + b -> plug in the points
b= 8-3(3) -> evaluate to solve for b
what will you get?
I see what I did wrong, I missed where you wrote to plug in for x
i'm glad that you are figuring out where you did wrong ^_^
that's a good habit for students!
anyway, we're almost done
so m=3, b= -1
y=mx+b, put the values of m and b in the equation and you'll get?