Posted by **Carly** on Thursday, October 11, 2012 at 9:00pm.

slope and y intercept form of these two problems?

Y-5=1/3(x-9)

2y+6a-4x=0

- Math -
**Carly**, Thursday, October 11, 2012 at 9:17pm
For the second one I have this but I'm not sure what to do next

Add 4x to both sides, so you would have 2y+6a=4x

Then I divided 2y by 2 and 4x by 2 and got y+6a=4x

Next I subtracted 6a from both sides and got y=2x-6a

Am I right so far? If so what do I do next?

- Math -
**Reiny**, Thursday, October 11, 2012 at 9:35pm
2nd:

2y + 6a - 4x = 0

you want to "isolate" the y, so everybody else to the other side

2y = 4x - 6a

divide each term by 2 , (you only divided one term and not the others)

y = 2x - 3a

the 1st:

y - 5 = (1/3)(x-9)

y = (1/3)x - 3 + 5

y = (1/3)x + 2

## Answer this Question

## Related Questions

- Algebra.. - HELP. Problems 4 - 7: Write an equation for the line in point/slope ...
- Math/Algebra do u know how to do slope intercept? - The following problems are ...
- Algebra - I have an assignment that asks me to write an equation in slope-...
- Math - Use the point-slope form linear equation given to complete the following ...
- algebra - can someone please explain "converting to slope-intercept form" to me ...
- Algebra - What is 2x=7? Is it a standard form, or slope-intercept form, or not a...
- Math - Find the slope intercept form of the line with the following properties. ...
- Math - Find the slope intercept form of the line with the following properties. ...
- math - pls check!!! - Write an equation in point-slope form for the line that ...
- Algerba - Find slope and y-intercept of following equation y=-3 x -2 knowing the...