anonymous
  • anonymous
Audrey is trying to find the equation of a line parallel to y = 2 over 3x −5 in slope-intercept form that passes through the point (−6, −1). Which of the following equations will she use? y − (−6) = 2 over 3(x − (−1)) y − (−1) = 2 over 3(x − (−6)) y − (−6) = 3 over 2(x − (−1)) y − (−1) = 3 over 2(x − (−6))
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schrodinger
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anonymous
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Nnesha
  • Nnesha
y = 2 over 3x −5 what is the slope of this line ? what do you know about parallel lines ?
anonymous
  • anonymous
i know that parallel lines are two lines that lie within the same plane and never intersect and im not sure the slope would be

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Nnesha
  • Nnesha
y = mx+ b is a slope intercept form where m is slope and b is y-intercept so what is m in this equation ??\[\huge\rm y =\frac{ 2}{ 3}x −5\]
anonymous
  • anonymous
m= 2/3 and b= -5 right (:
Nnesha
  • Nnesha
yes right so parallel lines should have same slope so equation of new line should be the same :-)
Nnesha
  • Nnesha
and then point slope formula \[\huge\rm y-y_1 = m(x-x_1)\] where m is slope plug in (x_1 ,y_1) by order pair
anonymous
  • anonymous
ok so 2/3 would be y1 i think and then -8 would be M is that right ?
anonymous
  • anonymous
@Nnesha are you there?
Nnesha
  • Nnesha
2/3 is slope
Nnesha
  • Nnesha
how did you get -8 given order pair is (-6,-1) first number is x_1 and 2nd one is y_1
anonymous
  • anonymous
oh ok sorry nnesha would it be ok if you explain it alittle better sorry im still learning about this stuff
Nnesha
  • Nnesha
alright so your answer choices are in point slope form which is \[\huge\rm y-y_1=m(x-x_1)\] where m is slope and \[(x_1,y_1)\] is the given order pair so just substitute values into the formula m is slope like i said parallel lines should have the same slope :-)
Nnesha
  • Nnesha
if slope of first line is 2/3 slope of 2nd line is also 2/3
anonymous
  • anonymous
ohhhh ok i understand now so should the equation look like this then |dw:1434490463370:dw|
Nnesha
  • Nnesha
hmm well in order pair (x,y) first number is x and 2nd one is y so -6 is x or -1 ?
anonymous
  • anonymous
-1 i think
Nnesha
  • Nnesha
i just said x comes first and then y like (x,y) like this
anonymous
  • anonymous
sorrry sorry i meant x really sorry
Nnesha
  • Nnesha
(-6,-1) ^x ^y
Nnesha
  • Nnesha
|dw:1434490938070:dw|
Nnesha
  • Nnesha
substitute x and y values :-)
Nnesha
  • Nnesha
hey u got it ?
anonymous
  • anonymous
no not yet sorry my parent had made me go clean the kitchen
Nnesha
  • Nnesha
alright let me know whn u r ready :-)
anonymous
  • anonymous
|dw:1434495362798:dw| @Nnesha sorry for the long wait (:
Nnesha
  • Nnesha
that's right
Nnesha
  • Nnesha
it's okay better than never
anonymous
  • anonymous
(: thank you for your help

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