## anonymous one year ago Find the distance from the line y=2x+2 and the point 4,-6

• This Question is Open
1. anonymous

@phi @Michele_Laino @e.mccormick @nincompoop

2. anonymous

so i know you put 4,-6 into point slope form which is y+6=-2(x-4)

3. anonymous

then convert to slope incercept form which i think is y=-1/2x-4

4. anonymous

@SithsAndGiggles

5. anonymous

NVM I GOT IT

6. anonymous

2x-y+2=0 distance of (x1,y1)from ax+by+c=0 is$d=\left| \frac{ ax1+by1+c }{ \sqrt{a^2+b^2} } \right|$