Number of results: 89,073

**Math**

A line passes through the point (0, 5) and has a slope of -1/2. Which is the equation of the line in slope-intercept form? A) 2x + y = 7 B) y = 3x + 5 C) y = -2x + 7 D) y = -1/2 x + 5 B?

*January 14, 2016 by Sara*

**Algreba **

Write an equation of the line that passes through the given point and is perpendicular to the given line (2,3), x+2y=-7

*January 26, 2017 by Bill*

**math**

parallel and perpendicular lines Determine an equation of each of the following lines . *the line perpendicular to y-4=0 and passing through the point (-1,6) ** the line perpendicular to 3x-12y+16=0 and having the same y-intercept as the line 14x-13y-52=0 and explain ....

*January 8, 2008 by mota*

**geometry**

14.Use the information given to determine the equation of each line. a. the slope of the line is 4/3 and its y-intercept is -2 b.the line perpendicular to the line y=-2x+5 and passing through the point (-2,6)

*June 13, 2010 by check fast plz*

**geometry**

Use the information given to determine the equation of each line. a. the slope of the line is 4/3 and its y-intercept is -2 b.the line perpendicular to the line y=-2x+5 and passing through the point (-2,6)

*June 13, 2010 by answer fast plz*

**Algebra parallel and perpendicular**

y=3/4x-1 write equation for a line parallel to the given line passing through (4,0)

*October 17, 2013 by Tracy*

**Math**

5) Write an equation in point-slope form with the given: (5,-8),(5,8) 8) Write an equation in slope-intercept form for a line that passes through the point (2,-5) and is parallel to y = 11 : )

*February 2, 2016 by Alex*

**College Algebra**

write an equation for the line that passes though (3,3) and is parallel to the line with equation 4x+y-5=0

*March 6, 2015 by meri*

**math**

write the equation for a line in point-slope form and in slope-intercept form. parallel to 3x-4y=12 and passes through (8,3).

*August 16, 2009 by nancy*

**Calculas**

Write the equation for a line in point slope form and in slope intercept form parallel to 3x-4y=12 and passes through (8,3).

*August 8, 2016 by Edgar Martinez*

**Geometry**

The next step is to construct side PS of the figure so that side PS is parallel and congruent to side QR. The chart below shows the steps each of the four students took to draw side PS: Student 1 Fix the compass at M and adjust its width to point L. Without changing the width ...

*June 20, 2015 by jay*

**Math**

1) What is the slope of a line that is parallel to y = 2? 2) What is the slope of a line that is perpendicular to y = 2? 3) What is the slope of a line that is parallel to x = -4? 4) What is the slope of a line that is perpendicular to x = -4? I don't get any of these problems...

*February 16, 2011 by Melanie*

**Math 221**

the equation of a line parallel to the given line but passing through the given point. I can't figure out. y=-3x-6;(-1, 5)

*April 17, 2014 by NINA*

**Algebra**

I am trying to find out if my answer's are correct. Can someone please verify. What is the equation for the line that passes through the (-2,2) and has a slope of 5? Answer- Y=5x + 2 Y=5x +12 Y=5x -2 None of these ¨C I believe this is the answer Find the value of x^3+¡¼2x...

*August 6, 2011 by lizzie*

**Math**

Please let me know if I figured this out correctly. Directions:Write an equation for the line that is perpendicular to the given line and that passes through the given point. 1) y=x-3; (4,6) Answer: y=-x-10 Thank you!

*January 29, 2012 by Kate*

**Math**

A straight line x/a -y/b =1 passes through the point (8,6) and cuts off a triangle of area 12 units from the axes of coordinates .find the equation of straight line

*August 29, 2016 by Anonymous*

**Analytic Geometry**

write the equation of a line through (4,1) and: A. parallel B. perpendicular to the line through (7,3) and (5,-1). =Express the equation in 5 different forms. please help!!

*January 14, 2011 by Anal-G*

**Calculus 3! ASAP please**

1.A given line is described by the system of equations x=2t+7; y=-3t+4; z=5-t; find the equation of a line parallel to the given line and which contains the point (1,1,0). 2.Let a=<0,6,2> and b=<0,2,4>, then the component of a parallel to b is given by? - the ...

*September 22, 2015 by Sally*

**Math-check my work please??**

Write an equation, in point-slope form, for the line that is perpendicular to y – 10 = 3/2 (x – 4) and that passes through the point (4, 2). My Answer: Formula for point-slope form; y – y = m(x – x) Insert y and x value; y – 2 = m(x – 4) If the slope for the ...

*March 21, 2016 by Scarlet (Scar for short)*

**algebra**

write y = - 3x - 6; ( -1, 5) in an equation of a line parallel to the given line but passing through the given point

*October 2, 2013 by Anonymous*

**algebra**

Write the equation of the line that is parallel to the given line and passed through the given point. Y=3x-8; (0,2)

*November 4, 2014 by Erica*

**Math**

1. The figure below is a parallelogram which statement must be true? D___________E | | |__________ | F G a.line Df is parallel to line de b. Line Df is parallel to line eg c. Line fg is parallel to line eg d. Line fg is parallel to line df 3. All __ are rectangles A. ...

*February 8, 2016 by Help*

**Algebra**

Are these answer"s correct? What is the equation for the line that passes through the (-2,2) and has a slope of 5? Answer- Y=5x + 2 Y=5x +12 Y=5x -2 None of these ¨C I believe this is the answer Find the value of x^3+¡¼2x¡½^2-3 when x =3. Answer- 42 Solve 5x+3=13 for x. ...

*August 6, 2011 by lizzie*

**Maths**

Consider the line passing through two points P=(1,8) and Q=(−1,3). If the line also passes through point R=(15,a), what is the value of a?

*October 6, 2013 by CHRIS*

**Algebra**

Need help with two questions. I've been stuck on them for a while now. 1) Find a general form of an equation of the line through the point A that satisfies the given condition. A(−2, 5) slope 3/4 2)Find a general form of an equation of the line through the point A that ...

*February 25, 2013 by Jim*

**linear algebra**

Let L be the line with parametric equations x = −5+2t y = −7−3t z = 9−2t Find the vector equation for a line that passes through the point P=(7, 3, −5) and intersects L at a point that is distance 5 from the point Q=(−5, −7, 9). Note ...

*October 26, 2015 by vektor*

**Algebra**

Write an equation in standard form (slope-intecept form) of the line passing through the pair of points (3,4) and (5,8) containing point (5,9) and parallel to the line.

*May 1, 2012 by Jay*

**algebra**

what is the slope-intercept form of the linear equation whose graph passes through (-2,4) and is parallel to the graph 3x+y=6? a) y =-3x - 2 b) y =-3x + 10 c) y = 3x - 2 d) y = 3x + 10 which linear equation represents a line that passes through (3,-7) and has a slope of -4? a...

*December 10, 2015 by cassie*

**algebra**

Which choice is the equation of a line that passes through the point (–6, –2) and is perpendicular to the line represented by this equation? y = −3x + 1 A. 3x + y = 1 B. y = 1/3x C. y = −3x D. −3y = −x + 1 isn't the answer to this B, since the ...

*November 10, 2013 by caduceus*

**geometry**

Write an equation of the line parallel to Line AB that contains point C. Line AB: y = -5x + 12; C(-2, 1)

*October 12, 2014 by Hollister*

**geometry**

find the slope of a line that passes through the following points. (4,5) and (3,0) using the perpendicular and parallel slopes write slope intercept form equations for both perpendicular and parallel lines all perpendicular lines pass through the point(2,5) and parallel lines...

*December 7, 2015 by da*

**Algebra...**

Write the equation of a vertical line passing through the point (8,-4). Graph x=8 and see if that is what you want. I don't understand?!What do you mean? Do you know how to draw a graph? Plot X=8, y=0 x=8, y=2 x=8, y=4 and see what kind of a line you get. That is the line for ...

*December 2, 2006 by Margie...*

**alg.**

Write the equation of the line that passes through point (2, –6) with a slope of –5. I think this is a pretty easy problem, but I'm making it out to be harder than it really is. here is what I got: y=mx+b -6=-5(2)+b -6=-10+b =10 =10 b=4 the equation that I got is: y=-5x+4 ...

*July 30, 2007 by lacy*

**Algebra**

I know that standard form is Ax+By=C, but I'm not really sure how to do this problem. All help is welcome. Thanks in advance. Write an equation for each line: through (-1,3) and parallel to y=2x+1 I know that the slop will be 2 because it is parallel. If m=2 then used the same...

*September 25, 2006 by Faramir*

**Algebra**

Could someone correct my answers and help with the other problems? 1. Are the following lines parallel, perpendicular, or neither? L1 with equation x – 5y = 10, L2 with equation 5x + y = 5. Answer: Neither (I'm not to sure but i think this is the right answer) 2. Divide: a^...

*May 27, 2007 by Timm*

**Math**

Write the slope intercept form of an equation for the line that passes through (5,3) and is parallel to x+3y=6 . Please help me solve!!!!!!!!!!

*November 18, 2009 by Izzy*

**Math help give an example**

The equation of a line that passes through (0,0)

*December 13, 2012 by David*

**algebra**

A line with a slope of -2 passes through the point (1, 7). What is the closest point on the line above (1, 7) which has whole number coordinates?

*March 4, 2013 by becky*

**Linear Algebra**

Last number from the sample test! A plane P passes by the coordinates: A(1,0,-7); B(-2,-1,0); C(0,0,-3) Using the equation of the line D: x= 7+12t, y= -1-6t, z= 2-2t, Find the equation of a line that's entirely part of the plane P and that is perpendicular to the line D at ...

*September 10, 2012 by Robert*

**Discrete Math: Equations of a Line**

Find parametric equations for the line that passes through the point (0, -1, 1) and the midpoint of the line segment from (2, 3, -2) to (4, -1, 5). I don't know how to solve this problem.

*March 14, 2008 by Anonymous*

**Straight Lines**

The axes being inclined at an angle of 30°, find the equation to the straight line which passes through the point(-2,3) and is perpendicular to the straight line y + 3x = 6

*January 21, 2012 by Kewal*

**Algebra**

How would you solve these types of problems? They confuse me! 1. Write the quation of the line that passes through points (-8,-6) and (5,3) 2. Write the equation of the line that passes through (3,-4) and has a slope of 2. I know that you have to do something with y=mx+b, but ...

*October 28, 2008 by Jill*

**algebra**

could you please see if i have correct answers thanks very much use the point-slope form linear equation y-3=3(x+1) a. slope is 3 b. point this line passes through that is basis of this equatio y = 3 x = -1 c. rewrite this equation in slope-intercept form y = mx+b y-3=3(x+1) y...

*January 11, 2012 by ann*

**math**

can someone help me write the equation of the line 1. parallel to the line x=5 passing through (4,2) 2. perpendicular to the line x=8 passing through (3,4)

*September 17, 2008 by kelli*

**Geometry**

AB (with an arrow over AB I can't past the arrow so yeah) passes through A(-3, 0) and B(-6, 5). What is the equation of the line that passes through the origin and is parallel to AB? (with an arrow over it again) a)5x – 3y = 0 b)-x + 3y = 0 c)-5x – 3y = 0 d)3x + 5y = 0 e...

*April 3, 2015 by Emily*

**algebra**

Write an equation of the line containing the given point and parallel to the given line. Express your answer in the form Y= mx+b (6,8); x+6y=5 The equation of the line is Y= I do not how work this problem help me, please

*March 17, 2009 by Johnnie*

**MATH**

Determine the equation of a line that is perpendicular to the line 2x+3y=7 and passes through the point (0,6) What is the volume if the prism in terms of y? 1st dimension: 2y+1 2nd dimension: y 3rd dimension: y+3

*March 3, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Algebra**

graph the equation x-3=y (where do I plot the points?) find the intercepts and then graph: 5x+4y=20 find the intercepts and then graph: 1.4x-1.3y=3.64 graph the equation using slope and y-intercept: y=10/7x +4 graph using slope and y-intercept: x+2y=8 graph by plotting points ...

*July 18, 2010 by Jacquie*

**REPOST!PLZ HELP!ALGEBRA!**

You give up too easily. How? I posted how to get the answer below at the original question. OK but I replied... As did I. Well...I replied...again... Maybe you do understand this for horizontal lines. If you interchange x with y, vertical and horizontal lines are interchanged...

*December 2, 2006 by DrBob222*

**URGENT HELP QUICK math rate of change**

A line with a slope of -2 passes through the point (1, 7). What is the closest point on the line above (1, 7) which has whole number coordinates?

*June 9, 2011 by chelsea*

**Geometry**

A line has a slope of 2 and passes through the point (4,0). What are the coordinates of another point that is on the line? (0,2) (2,0) (6,4) (4,6) My answer: (0,2)

*January 14, 2016 by Nicole*

**Algebra 1a**

Write an equation of the line containing the given point and parallel to the given line. Express your answer in the form y = mx + b. (2,3); x + 6y = 7 The equation of the line is y =________

*June 25, 2008 by Anonymous*

**Math Help PLEASE**

Write an equation of the line containing the givin point and parallel to the givin line. Express your answer in the form y=mx+b The equation of the line is y=? (-5,9);8x=7y+5

*May 2, 2008 by Kell*

**Algebra**

Write an equation of the line containing the given point and parallel to the given line. Express yur answer in the form y=mx+b (7,9) x+4y=5 The equation of the line is y=

*March 20, 2009 by Johnnie*

**Math**

Find the equation for the line with the following. parallel to the line 8x+7y=-7 and containing the point (7,-7) Since it it parallel the equation would have to have 8x, right? Then im not sure what to do.

*October 7, 2010 by Hannah*

**Maths**

I am trying to work through the following equations and can't remember how to do them. I would appreciate if someone could show me how to do both questions so I can see the difference. Find the equation of the line that passes through A(4,-2) and is parallel to 2x-3y=7 A(-2,5...

*March 15, 2008 by Mel*

**math**

Write an equation in slope-intercept form for the line that satisfies each set of conditions, That Passes through (5, -2), parallel to the graph of x+2y=8

*February 12, 2015 by Readytolearn*

**Algebra**

Write the equation of the line containing the given point and parallel to the given line. The equation of the line is y= Express your answer in the form y=mx+b. (-8,9); 2x=9y+4

*May 25, 2011 by AE*

**algebra**

Write the equation of the line containing the given point and parallel to the given line. The equation of the line is y=... Express your answer in the form y=mx+b (2,-6); 8x+7y=5

*May 25, 2011 by samae*

**Math-Fast pleasee :]**

Which of the following is the equation for a line parallel to the y-axis & passing through (3,2)? a) x=3 b) y=2 c) y=3/2 D) x=2/3 I know in slope intercept form it would be y=mx+b. But how do i do this in standard form? any vertical line has the equation in the simple form x...

*May 8, 2007 by Emily*

**math help**

find a set of parametric equations for the line through the point and parallel to the specified vector. (1, -8, -3), parallel to (-1, 6, -6) find symmetric equations for the line through the point and parallel to the specified vector. (5, -2, -4), parallel to (3, 6, 8)

*September 2, 2016 by ellora*

**ALGEBRA 1**

What is the equation of a line that passes through point (1, -2) and has a slope of 1/3?

*February 23, 2008 by veretina*

**Math**

Find the equation of a line which passes through point P(10, 12) and // to y=x/2 + 4

*June 16, 2014 by Christopher*

**Math**

What is the equation of the line that has a slope of 0 and passes through the point (6, -8) A. x=6 B. y=6 C. x=-8 D. y=-8

*December 18, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Calculus**

An equation of the line with slope -1 that passes through the point (2,5) is y=-x+7

*April 24, 2016 by Ryan*

**Math**

What is the equation in point-slope form of the line that passes through the given point(1,3); M=5?

*December 9, 2012 by Desiree*

**precalc**

write an equation to match each description. 1) a snowball is 8 cm across and melting so that its diameter is decreasing at a steady rate of 0.2 cm/min. write an equation for d(t), the length of the snowball's diameter at time t. answer: d(t)=8-0.2t 2) horizontal line through...

*September 1, 2015 by chloe*

**Math**

Write an equation for the line that passes through (0,7) and is perpendicular to the line whose equation is y=1/2x-1. y-y1=m(x-x1) y-7=2/1(x-0) y-7=2x-0 y=2x+7(answer)

*February 25, 2008 by Jon*

**Advanced Functions 12**

If you are given y = -2x^2 + 3 Find the instantaneous at x= 1/2 if you know... Secant Line 1 Passes through [1/2f(x)] and [1f(1)] Secant Line 2 Passes through [1/2f(x)] and [2f(2)] Secant Line 3 Passes through [1/2f(x)] and [3f(3)]

*September 20, 2016 by Instantaneous*

**math**

Write the equation of the line satisfying the given condition. Parallel to y = (2/3)x +1 and passing through the point (0, -3). (Hint: Parallel lines have the same slope

*July 17, 2011 by grace*

**Math**

Find the x and y intercepts of a line that is perpendicular to the line y = -9/8x + 1 and passes through the point (18, -8).

*December 8, 2009 by Chris*

**math**

find the straight line that passes through point (2,4) and is perpendicular to line 2x + 12y - 6 = 0

*July 5, 2014 by lily*

**Math**

Find the equation of the straight line that passes through the points (−1, 5) and (5, −1). Find the coordinates of the point where this line crosses the y-axis.

*May 22, 2010 by subash*

**Math**

Find the equation of the straight line that passes through the points (−1, 5) and (5, −1). Find the coordinates of the point where this line crosses the y-axis

*June 11, 2010 by Dave*

**algebra 2**

*the line is parallel to the 3x-2y=6 *the line has the same y-intercept as the line y-4=2(x+1) *line will never pass through the fourth quadrant

*September 10, 2008 by sara*

**algebra**

the line "l" passes through the point P=(1,-1,1) and has a direction vector d=[2,3,-1], for the following plane Pl, determine whether l and P is parallel, perpendicular, or neither. a) 2x + 3y - z = 1 could you tell me also how it would differ if it was parallel or neither or ...

*January 12, 2011 by Reen*

**Math - help please**

Write the equation of a line that is perpendicular to the given line and that passes through the given point. y – 3 = (x + 2); (–2, 3) A. Y+3= -3/8(X-2) B.Y-3=-3/8(X+2) C.Y-2=-3/8(X+3) D. Y+3=3/8(X-2) I am not sure how to do this problem...please help...

*November 23, 2012 by Deborah*

**algebra**

Which choice is the equation of a line that passes through the point (5, –1) and is perpendicular to the line represented by this equation? y = −x + 5 A. y = x− 6 B. 5x − y = 5 C. y = −x− 1 D. 2x− 5y = −1 can someone please show me ...

*November 10, 2013 by caduceus*

**Algebra**

Write an equation of the line that passes through (9,6) and is perpendicular to the line whose equation is y = -1/3x +7 y-y1=m(x-x1) y-6=3(x-9) y-6=3x-27 y=3x-21

*February 16, 2008 by Jon*

**Algebra II**

write an equation for the line that passes through (0,7) and is perpendicular to the line whose equation is y=1/2x-1

*November 10, 2008 by Sha*

**ALG 2!!!**

6. What is the slope of the line represented by the equation x = -9? 7. Write an equation of a line with a slope of 0 and passing through the point (5,4). Hint: To answer this question, consider the type of line that has a slope of 0. Then write an equation of that line using ...

*November 26, 2012 by tyneisha*

**Maths - coordinate geometry**

Find a equation of the line passing through (-1,2) which is parallel to the line with equation 2y=x+4 Thankyou x

*September 25, 2015 by Anonymous*

**Algebra uno help please :)**

Write an equation of the line that passes through the given point and is parrel to the given line. 1. (-1,3) Y=2x+2 I'm thinking that you just plug in -1 and 3 for x and y. So, 3=2(-1)+2 Correct? Please help me. :) Thank you -Allyson

*December 5, 2010 by Allyson*

**Math 8th Grade**

1. which equation is equivalent to y - 6 = -12(x+4)? 2. which point is located on the line represented by the equation y + 4 = -5(x - 3)? 3. which equation represents the line that passes through the points (6 -3) and (-4 -9)? 4.The population of a city increases by 4000 ...

*December 5, 2016 by ChaBoY*

**analytic**

One line passes through the points (1,9) and (2,6), and another line passes through (3,3) and (-1,5). Determine the acute angle between the two lines.

*November 26, 2014 by Anonymous*

**analytic**

One line passes through the points (1,9) and (2,6), and another line passes through (3,3) and (-1,5). Determine the acute angle between the two lines.

*November 26, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Math**

Find the equation of a line that passes through the point (1, 2) and has a slope of 1/3. Show how you found the equation.

*February 20, 2010 by Crystal*

**Algebra**

what is the equation of a line that passes through point (0,-9) with a slope of 6 (y - (-9))/(x - 0) = 6 (y+9)/x = 6 y = __ x + ___

*March 5, 2007 by Tony*

**algebra1**

Write the equation of the line that passes through point (5, 15) with a slope of 4.

*April 12, 2008 by deshaun*

**math**

write the equation of a line with a y-intercept of -3 and passes through the point (2,4)

*January 8, 2009 by Amy*

**mat1033**

Write the equation of the line that passes through the point (5, 4) and is perpendicular to y=2x-4

*January 28, 2009 by andrea*

**Math**

Find the equation of a line with slope m = -3 that passes through the point(5, -7) A.y = -3x + 22 B.y = -3x - 22 C.y = -3x + 8 D.y = -3x -8

*July 7, 2010 by Alexis*

**math**

find the equation of a line that passes through the origin and point (-3,6)

*October 16, 2010 by Lauren*

**math**

Choose the equation of the horizontal line that passes through the point (2, 4).

*November 15, 2010 by Anonymous*

**math**

which of the following is an equation of the line that passes through the point 95/3,-7) AND HAS A SLOPE OF 3/4

*June 29, 2011 by donise*

**algebra**

find an equation for the line that passes through the point (6,-3)and has slope -1/2

*November 14, 2011 by lan*

**Math**

write the equation of the line with slope 2 that passes through the point (-1,5)

*May 23, 2012 by Janae*

**Math**

write the equation of the line with slope 2 that passes through the point (-1,5)

*May 23, 2012 by Janae*

**Math**

Find an equation for the line that passes through the point (2, -5) and has slope -3

*January 17, 2014 by Bobby*

**Algebra 2**

Find the equation of the line that is perpendicular to y=5 and passes through the point (2,3).

*January 11, 2015 by Anonymous*