Posted by **Krista** on Wednesday, September 2, 2009 at 12:32am.

How do you write an equation of a translated line given the eqation of the original line and both the translated and original lines on a graph??

Thanks in advance!!

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**arash**, Wednesday, September 2, 2009 at 1:08am
2x+3x=?

- Pre-calculus -
**MathMate**, Wednesday, September 2, 2009 at 8:39am
You will need the equation of the original line, and a way to know where the translated line will go.

The destination is usually a point through which the translated line will pass, or the (perpendicular) distance between the two lines.

See if you can figure out the information and post it in a more concrete form.

Different data require different methods.

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