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anonymous

  • one year ago

Equation of line with points (0, 0) and (-1/2, 3) please help!

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  1. welshfella
    • one year ago
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    first find the slope of the line which is (y2 - y1) / (x2-x1) where (x1,y1) and (x2,y2) are the 2 points in your question

  2. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    The points are up there

  3. welshfella
    • one year ago
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    thati s (3-0) / ( - 1/2 - 0)

  4. welshfella
    • one year ago
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    what do you make that?

  5. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    6

  6. welshfella
    • one year ago
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    not quite - what is the sign ?

  7. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    This question doesn't require a formula. Intuition is better my friend.

  8. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    -6?

  9. welshfella
    • one year ago
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    right

  10. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    thanks!!!!

  11. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    welshfella what are you doing?

  12. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    decrease by 0.5 when increase by 3

  13. welshfella
    • one year ago
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    I'm guiding the questioner to work the problem out

  14. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Thanks!

  15. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    It was -6x

  16. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Wlshfella you are definitely right my bad.

  17. welshfella
    • one year ago
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    yes as the line goes through the origin (0,0) the answer is y = -6x

  18. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Yap

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