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Lonnie2018

  • one year ago

a) What is the slope of the line through the points (5, 2) and (5, -3)? b) Describe the line through these points.

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  1. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    you there?

  2. Lonnie2018
    • one year ago
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    I'm confused on these questions.

  3. anonymous
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    ok. what are you confused on?

  4. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    rise/run

  5. anonymous
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    (y2 - y1)/(x2 - x1)

  6. anonymous
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    (-3 - 2)/(5-5)

  7. anonymous
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    it is just a vertical line

  8. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    I agree with @10115658. So as you can see, the bottom simplifies to 0. This means it is an UNDEFINED slope which means it is a vertical line

  9. Lonnie2018
    • one year ago
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    So the slope would be zero?

  10. Lonnie2018
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    or unidentified?

  11. anonymous
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    undefined

  12. Lonnie2018
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    What does it mean to explain the line through these points?

  13. anonymous
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    the line is vertical through these points

  14. Lonnie2018
    • one year ago
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    Thank you!

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