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anonymous
 one year ago
through a given point on a line, there is one and only one line perpendicular to the given line. true or false?
oh and also please please explain why the answer is so. I'm really trying to understand this but i can't :(
anonymous
 one year ago
through a given point on a line, there is one and only one line perpendicular to the given line. true or false? oh and also please please explain why the answer is so. I'm really trying to understand this but i can't :(

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anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0true. Let's say these are the perpendicular lines. dw:1440958731502:dw

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0They have negative reciprocal slopes. You can draw an infinite amount of lines through that intersection point, but it's not possible to draw a line through that point that's perpendicular to either of the original lines. At least in 2 dimensions dw:1440958948013:dw

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Of course if you expand this to consider 3 dimensions, the statement is false. At each corner 3 lines intersect and each is perpendicular to the other 2. dw:1440959112205:dw

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so true strictly in xy plane. false 3d and overall

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ok ok dang 3D....i feel like i know the universe and its meaning

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0:) I know I didn't consider it until I has already said true. It just depends on the context of the question

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ok, i really appreciate it maine
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