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Jordans_openstudy
 one year ago
Write the equation of a line parallel to the line 2x+3y=5 and passes through the point (9,3)
Jordans_openstudy
 one year ago
Write the equation of a line parallel to the line 2x+3y=5 and passes through the point (9,3)

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Luigi0210
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0First get your equation in slopeintercept form: \(y=mx+b\) and m will be your slope. An equation that is parallel to it will have the same slope. Then just use the pointslope formula: \(\large yy_1=m(xx_1)\)

Jordans_openstudy
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0not really sure :/

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0do you know how to put the equation 2x + 3y = 5 in y = mx + b form ?

Jordans_openstudy
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Nope :l i am so bad at math lol

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.02x + 3y = 5.......we are basically solving for y subtract 2x from both sides 2x  2x + 3y = 2x + 5 combine like terms 3y = 2x + 5 divide both sides by 3 (3/3)y = (2/3)x + 5/3 y = 2/3x + 3 read ^^ and see if you have any questions ? Then we will continue....

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0well.....questions ? or shall we continue ?

Jordans_openstudy
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0hmm i think I'm starting to get it

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0oops....I meant y = 2/3x + 5/3...I forgot the 5

Jordans_openstudy
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0no worries haha, yea thats a option it shows

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so our equation in y = mx + b form is : y = 2/3x + 5/3 In y = mx + b form, the slope is the number in the m position. So our slope is 2/3 Parallel lines WILL HAVE same slope. still with me ?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0now we take y = mx + b slope (m) = 2/3 your points (9,3)....x = 9 and y = 3 so basically the only thing we need to find is b, the y intercept y = mx + b 3 = 2/3(9) + b 3 = 6 + b 3 + 6 = b 3 = b so our parallel equation is : y = 2/3x + 3

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0we all good ? I tried to explain as best I could, but if you have any questions, I can try to explain better.

Jordans_openstudy
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Were all good thanks i appreciate it :)
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