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  • one year ago

Please help me! (: write an equation in slope-intercept form (y=mx+b) of the line through point P(6,7) with slope -2 A. y-7=-2(x-6) B. y=-2x+7 C. y=-2x+19 D. y-6=-2(x-7)

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  1. mckenzieandjesus
    • one year ago
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  2. pooja195
    • one year ago
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    \[\huge~y-y1=m(x-x1)\] m=slope (x1,y1)

  3. mckenzieandjesus
    • one year ago
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    so 6-61=-2 (7-71) did i do it right?

  4. pooja195
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    why did u keep the ones there?

  5. mckenzieandjesus
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    oh oops. so the answer would be y-6=-2(x-7)?

  6. pooja195
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    good now can you solve that?

  7. mckenzieandjesus
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    Well isn't that all I had to do the answer would be D right?

  8. pooja195
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    \(\color{blue}{\text{Originally Posted by}}\) @mckenzieandjesus Please help me! (: write an equation in slope-intercept form (y=mx+b) of the line through point P(6,7) with slope -2 A. y-7=-2(x-6) B. y=-2x+7 C. y=-2x+19 D. y-6=-2(x-7) \(\color{blue}{\text{End of Quote}}\) Read the directions again :)

  9. pooja195
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    do u see it ?

  10. mckenzieandjesus
    • one year ago
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    Well its multiple choice and those were the answers I was given to choose. I thought I just need to put (6,7) and the slope -2 into a equation..

  11. pooja195
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    It wants it in slope intercept form :) y=mx+b \[\huge~ y-6=-2(x-7)\] Distribute \[\huge~-2(x-7) \]

  12. mckenzieandjesus
    • one year ago
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    Ohhh... so the answer would be B! oops lol. thank you so much!

  13. pooja195
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    yep :)

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  15. mckenzieandjesus
    • one year ago
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    can you help me with another question?

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