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Hahawowoh

  • one year ago

Select the equation of the line that passes through the point (5, 7) and is perpendicular to the line x = 4 y=4 x=5 y=7 x=7

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  1. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    If two lines are perpendicular, then their slopes have some relation: The product of slopes of the two lines, say line m and line n, will be \(-1\).. Let us say line m has slope has \(s_1\)\) and line n has slope as \(s_2\), then: \[\large s_1 \times s_2 = -1\]

  2. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    According to your question, the given perpendicular line ie x = 4 has slope ?? Can you tell its slope?

  3. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    I can draw it for you to understand it easily: |dw:1436871967158:dw|

  4. UsukiDoll
    • one year ago
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    maybe a drawing would help we are given a point (5,7) and a line x = 4

  5. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    If you can tell the slope of line \(x = 4\), I can surely say that you can tell the slope of the other line which is perpendicular to it and passing through given points.. :)

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