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anonymous

  • one year ago

i need help please!!!!!!!!!!! find an equation of the line having the given slope and containing the given points slope:-6; through:(6,-7)

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  1. pooja195
    • one year ago
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    y-y1=m(x-x1) m=slope (x1,y1)

  2. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    i just need help knowing how to set it up

  3. pooja195
    • one year ago
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    ok m=slope (in the eqaution) so just plug in the number given for slope into the place of m

  4. pooja195
    • one year ago
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    Get it?

  5. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    let me try to set t up myself

  6. pooja195
    • one year ago
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    ok :)

  7. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    y+7=-6x+36?

  8. pooja195
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    Thats right

  9. anonymous
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    okay

  10. pooja195
    • one year ago
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    Do you get it though ?

  11. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    y=-6x+29

  12. pooja195
    • one year ago
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    Good :) y+7=-6(x-6) y+7=-6x+36 y=-6x+29 yep thats correct good work :)

  13. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    cool, thanks

  14. anonymous
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    what if the slope is a fraction?

  15. pooja195
    • one year ago
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    Still the same :) say your problem was slope =1/7 (6,5) y-5=1/7(x-6)

  16. pooja195
    • one year ago
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    The way you plug things in will remain the same

  17. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    okay thanks so much

  18. pooja195
    • one year ago
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    :)

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