Posted by **Mary** on Wednesday, January 13, 2010 at 4:42pm.

What is the equation of the line that passes through (1/2, -1/2) and (1/9, 3/9)?

I keep on messing up w/ the complex fractions.

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**Marth**, Wednesday, January 13, 2010 at 5:21pm
Would you like to post your work?

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**Mary**, Wednesday, January 13, 2010 at 5:30pm
ok

slope: (-9/18 - 6/18)/

9/18-2/18

=(-15/18)/ (7/18)

this is where i get stuck

how do i simplify these so i can substitute them into slope intercept form

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**Marth**, Wednesday, January 13, 2010 at 6:07pm
(-15/18) / (7/18) = (-15/18) * (18/7)

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