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Algebra: please check
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. Would the equation be: y-2=1/3(x-1) Do I need to finish this? I am not sure how.
June 8, 2010 by bart

Math
PLease help me with this: What kind of line is created when you graph the equation x = -5? Vertical line Horizontal line This equation does not graph a line Parallel line *Ithink it is a vertical line!* Yes, you are correct! It is a vertical line!
November 7, 2006 by Francheska

math
Write the equation of the passing through the point (6,-8) and parallel to the line y=-(5/8)x+25?
January 24, 2009 by Anonymous

algebra
write an equation for the line parallel to the x axis through the point 7,2
March 8, 2011 by kim

Maths
Hi, need a bit of help on this one. A straight line passes through the points (4,3) and (10,0), I need to write down the equation of the line in the form y=mx+c, I have tried but I cant seem to get the second coordinates to satisfy the equation. Here is what I have done so far...
July 9, 2010 by Del

algebra2
What is the equation of the line passing through (1, 7) and parallel to the line y = x + 5 in standard form?
November 21, 2010 by Rayniya

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

Geo
For questions 33 and 34, write the equations for the lines parallel and perpendicular to the given line through the given point (one point for each equation). x - 3y = 9 through (2, -1)
May 21, 2010 by jj

algebra ll
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 helpplease!!
June 27, 2012 by leo

geometry
in slope-intercept form, what is the equation of the line passing through (6,22) and parallel to the line joining (11,3) and (2,6)
May 26, 2011 by Anonymous

algebra
Find an equation in slope-intercept form of the line passing through (0, 1) which is parallel to the line y = 6x 23
February 10, 2014 by john

algebra
Find an equation in slope-intercept form of the line passing through (0, 1) which is parallel to the line y = 6x 23
February 10, 2014 by isa

MATH!
What type of lines have a slope of zero? Write the equation of a line with the slope of -2 which contains the point (3,6) The x-axis has 0 slope. What about any other line with 0 slope? Use y-y1=m(x-x1) with m=-2, x1=3 and y1=6 What?? These were your questions and my responses...
October 11, 2006 by Stephy

Algebra 1
Write the equation of the line that passes through point(-6,14)with a slope of -3. show the work
September 25, 2007 by Anonymous

9th grade
What is the equation in point slope from of the line that passes through the given points (9,1),(5,2)
January 10, 2010 by Hailey

algebra
what is an equation of the line that passes through the point (4,-6) and has a slope of -3? a) y=-3x+6 b) y=-3x-6 c) y=-3x+10 d) y=-3x+14 i dont get this question at all.
January 25, 2010 by esha

calculus
find a vector equation of the line, which passes through the point (1,3,11) and is perpendicular to the yz-plane
March 18, 2012 by kally

calculus
Find the equation of a straight line that passes through a point (1,5) and tangent to curve y = x^3
November 6, 2012 by asdf

mathematics
Find the equation of a straight line which passes through the point P(3,1,-2) and is perpendicular to the planes L1 and L2, where L1 : x - 3y + 2z = 2, L2 : 2x + y - 2z = 5.
June 27, 2014 by mweemba

algegra
find an equation of the line that is parellel to the line y=-4x+3 and that passes throught the point (-1,-8) HELP!!
August 24, 2010 by tom13

Math
Write an equation of the line that is perpendicular to the line y=2x-1 and passes throgh the point (0,-3)
May 22, 2011 by Erin

math( geometry)
indirect proof given: plane M and N intersect; line CD is parallel to plane M; line CD is parallel to plane N; line CD and line AB are not skew prove: line CD is parallel to line AB
October 10, 2007 by anonymous

ALGEBRA!
how do i write an equation of a line that is parallel to the y-axis passing through the point (9,-4)
November 5, 2007 by Gaby

intermediate algebra
Write the equation of the line: The points are at (-8,-6) and (0,0). The line passing through these two points has a y-intercept of 0 since it passes through the origin. The slope is -6-0/-8-0=3/4 How would I finish this? Thanks
February 15, 2011 by Rachal

Calculus
Find parametric equations for the line through the point (0,2,2)that is parallel to the plane x+y+z = 2 and perpendicular to the line x=1+t, y=2−t, z=2t. (Use the parameter t.) (x(t), y(t), z(t)) =
January 31, 2014 by Jale

Math- calculus
Given f(x) = x ^ 3 - x ^ 2 -4x +4 Find the zeros of f. Write an equation of the line tangent to the graph of f at x = -1 The point (a,b) is on the graph of f and the line tangent to the graph at (a,b) passes through the point (0,-8) which is not of the graph of f. Find a and b...
September 25, 2009 by Erin

Math 221
where is the origin located in this equation? 1). The first equation that I am using for my discussion is: y=x+4 and the parallel must past through this given point (-7, 1) y=x=-4 is the equation and (-7, 1) is the ordered pair y=x+4 Since I want the new line parallel, I need ...
July 25, 2014 by Karen

Algebra
In each of the following statements fill in the blanks with always sometimes or never. 1. If the ordered pair (x,y) is not a solution to an equation in two variables, then the point (x,y)is on the graph ______________. 2. The graph of a horizontal line ______________ passes ...
April 16, 2007 by jessica

Calculus
1. Given the function f defined by f(x) = x^3-x^2-4X+4 a. Find the zeros of f b. Write an equation of the line tangent to the graph of f at x = -1 c. The point (a, b) is on the graph of f and the line tangent to the graph at (a, b) passes through the point (0, -8) which is not...
January 16, 2012 by Anonymous

math
Write an equation of the line containing the given point and parallel to the given line. (-7,6); 8x=9y+5 The equation of the line is y =
September 10, 2010 by SchuRonda

Algebra
write an equation of the line containing the given point and parallel to the given line (2,-4); 8x-3y=2 the equation of the line is y=
June 14, 2011 by Tammy

math
Write an equation of the line containing the given point and parallel to the given line. (6,-7):9x-8y=3 The equation of the line is y=
February 5, 2012 by Kristi

Math
Write your answer in standard form. Show all your work if you want to be eligible for partial credit. Write the equation of a line perpendicular to the line y = (2/3)x - 7 and passing through the point (4,-2). The slope of the line y = (2/3)x - 7 is 2/3. The slope of a line ...
November 7, 2006 by Lina

Math
Find the equation of the line that contains the point (-4,-6) and is parallel to the line that has the equation x+4y=5 Find the equation of the line that contains the point (9,7) and is perpendicular to the line that has the equation 2x-3y=3
December 3, 2012 by Jill

Math
I need help with two problems. Just want to make sure that the answers I put are correct. 1) Which of the following is an equation of a vertical line? F. 4x + 5y = 0 G. -4 = 16x H. 3y = -9 I. 4x + 5y = -1 2) Which equation is the equation of a line that passes through (-10, 3...
February 15, 2011 by Melanie

Math grade 10
a)determine whether the point A(-2, -6) lies on the circle defined by x^2 + y^2 = 40 b) find an equation for the radius from the origin O to point A c) Find an equation for the line that passes through A and is perpendicular to OA
December 23, 2009 by alyssa

Geometry HELP!!!
What happens to the graph of the line y = 3x -2 when the equation is changed to y = 3x +6? What happens to the graph of the line y = 2x - 5 when the equation is changed to y = 5x + 6? On the first question: What happens to the graph of the line y = 3x -2 when the equation is ...
October 10, 2006 by Margie

geometry
Find the equation of the line that passes through the point P (-6, 8) and Q (-6, 12), and use the information to answer the question.
April 28, 2011 by bob

Math
Write an equation of a line perpendicular to y=1/2x-5 in slope-intercept form that passes through the point (2, -7).
March 26, 2014 by Henry

Calculus
I asked for help on a question yesterday and I got really good help and I was wondering if someone could help with this problem too. This is the question: Find an equation of the line through the point (1,3) that cuts off the least area from the first quadrant. My work on the ...
November 12, 2006 by Kristal

advanced algebra 2
Find an equation for the line with the given properties: 1) Containing the points (1, 3) and (-1, 2) 2) Slope = -2/3; containing the point (1, -1) 3) X-intercept = 2; y-intercept = -1 4) Parallel to the line 2x y = -2; containing the point (-1, 2) 5) Perpendicular to the ...
August 10, 2012 by kerry

MATH
WRITE THE POINT-SLOPE FORM FOR THE EQUATION OF THE LINE DESCRIBED. THROUGH (4,2), PARALLEL TO Y=-3/4X-5
October 29, 2010 by ROD

algebra
What is the equation of the line that is parallel to 8x - 5y = 2 and goes through the point (-5, -2) ? A. y = 8/5x + 6 B. y = 8/5x + 10 C. y = 8/5x - 6 D. y = 8/5x - 10 i'm guessing this would be D, or possibly B.
November 13, 2013 by ezra

Algebra
Find the equation of the line parallel to the line 3x + y = 5 and containing the point (4, 2).
June 23, 2009 by Michelle

Algebra
Find the equation of the line parallel to the line 3x + y = 5 and containing the point (4, 2)
June 24, 2009 by Bonnie

Algebra
Find the equation of the line parallel to the line 3x + y = 5 and containing the point (4, 2).
June 28, 2009 by Jamie

Calculus - Damon
Find the line which passes through the point (0, 1/4) and is tangent to the curve y=x^3 at some point. So I found the derivative which is 3x^2. Let (a, a3) be the point of tangency. 3x^2 = (a3 - 1/4)/(a-0) I'm not sure how to solve for a. Yes, the point is (0,1/4) but it's not...
November 5, 2008 by Samantha

Algebra
Find the equation of the line parallel to the line 3x + y = 5 and containing the point (4, 2). This is what I got. Is this correct? y = 3x + 10
June 26, 2009 by Jacinta

Geometry
Write an equation of a line in point-slope form for a line parallel to y = 6x + 2 that contains P ( 5,9).
November 18, 2010 by Jami quebedeaux

algebra
Write an equation of the line containing the specified point and parallel to the indicated line.(1,4)3x+y=5
August 2, 2011 by smith

Math (URGENT)
Determine an equation of the following line. The line parallel to x+3=0 and passing through (-6, -7) How would I solve this if there's no y variable? Please help, thanks.
June 2, 2010 by John

Graphs 2
x = -3 y = 2 how about this?how do i graph it? Is this a single point? no it says that Graph numbers 4 and 5 on the same square of graph paper. Make sure you label each line. x = -3 y = 2 Others may be able to answer this better than I; however, x = -3 with no y value listed ...
October 14, 2006 by Margie

Math
Write the slope-intercept form of an equation of the line that passes through the given point and is perpendicular to the graph of each equation. 1.(-2,-2),y=-1/3x+9 2.(-4,-3),4x+y=7 3.(-4,1),4x+7y=6 4.(-6,-5),4x+3y=-6 These are the answer I came up with, could you review them...
April 15, 2010 by Shadow

math
If line 1 passes through (2, -6) and (-2, -2) and line 2 passes through (-3, 2) and (2, 12), where will line 1 and line 2 intersect? a)(-4,0) b)(-2,-3) c)(-6,2) d) (-2,-2)
April 2, 2013 by lily

Another simple math problem (y=mx+b)
Write an equation in slope-intercept form for each line described. (I just need my work checked, thank you!) The slope = 1/2, and the line passes through the point (3, -1) First I used point slope formula y-ysub1 = m(x-xsub1) y+1=1/2(x-3) then, went on to distribute, getting y...
September 3, 2011 by Mandy

math
A(-3,-2) B(8,4)are the ends of the diameter of a circle. the tangent of the circle at point B is -11x+6y+64=0 the line L passes through A and the origin. line L has a gradient of 2/3 what is the coordinates that the line L and tangent at point B cross?? (this question had 4 ...
October 18, 2010 by james

math
A(-3,-2) B(8,4)are the ends of the diameter of a circle. the tangent of the circle at point B is -11x+6y+64=0 the line L passes through A and the origin. line L has a gradient of 2/3 what is the coordinates that the line L and tangent at point B cross?? (this question had 4 ...
October 18, 2010 by james

math
A(-3,-2) B(8,4)are the ends of the diameter of a circle. the tangent of the circle at point B is -11x+6y+64=0 the line L passes through A and the origin. line L has a gradient of 2/3 what is the coordinates that the line L and tangent at point B cross?? (this question had 4 ...
October 18, 2010 by james

math
A(-3,-2) B(8,4)are the ends of the diameter of a circle. the tangent of the circle at point B is -11x+6y+64=0 the line L passes through A and the origin. line L has a gradient of 2/3 what is the coordinates that the line L and tangent at point B cross?? (this question had 4 ...
October 18, 2010 by james

math
A(-3,-2) B(8,4)are the ends of the diameter of a circle. the tangent of the circle at point B is -11x+6y+64=0 the line L passes through A and the origin. line L has a gradient of 2/3 what is the coordinates that the line L and tangent at point B cross?? (this question had 4 ...
October 18, 2010 by james

math
A(-3,-2) B(8,4)are the ends of the diameter of a circle. the tangent of the circle at point B is -11x+6y+64=0 the line L passes through A and the origin. line L has a gradient of 2/3 what is the coordinates that the line L and tangent at point B cross?? (this question had 4 ...
October 18, 2010 by james

math
A(-3,-2) B(8,4)are the ends of the diameter of a circle. the tangent of the circle at point B is -11x+6y+64=0 the line L passes through A and the origin. line L has a gradient of 2/3 what is the coordinates that the line L and tangent at point B cross?? (this question had 4 ...
October 18, 2010 by james

math
A(-3,-2) B(8,4)are the ends of the diameter of a circle. the tangent of the circle at point B is -11x+6y+64=0 the line L passes through A and the origin. line L has a gradient of 2/3 what is the coordinates that the line L and tangent at point B cross?? (this question had 4 ...
October 18, 2010 by james

Algebra II
1) Write an equation of the line that passes through (9,6) and is perpendicular to the line whose equation is y=-1/3x+7. Answer: y=3x-21 2)Find x in the solution of the system 3x+y=2 ans 2x-3y=16 Answer:2
April 6, 2008 by Lucy

math
Please help me solve this problem... thanks! 1.Find the equation of the line that cntains the pont (5, -1) and has slope -1/2 2.find the equation of the line that passes through the points (-2,1) and (1,-5)
October 26, 2009 by jojo

algebra 2
Petra needs to find the equation of a line through (2, 3) that is parallel to the line represented by y = 2x 4. Which equation best represents Petra's equation?
February 10, 2012 by Lalt

ap calculus
write the general form of the equation of the lines throught the point (a) parallel to the given line and (b) perpendicular to the given point point- (2,1) line- 4x-2y=3
September 26, 2009 by kate

Advanced math-ck answer, please
Write the standard form of the equation of the line that passes through (-3,7) and is perpendicular to the line with the equation y=3x-5. Answer: 3x+y=16 Thanks
June 22, 2008 by Lucy

Geometry
I need help on a geometry proof!!!! If Line AB is parallel to Line DC and Line BC is parallel to line AD, prove that angle B is congruent to angle D. The picture is basically a square or parallelogram with line DC on the Top and Line AB on the bottom, and as u can tell A and D...
November 1, 2009 by Emily

Calculus Grade 12
Find the equation of the plane that passes through the point (3,7,-1) and is perpendicular to the line of intersection of the planes x-y-2z+3=0 and 3x-2y+z+5=0
June 10, 2013 by Amber

Algebra-Help please
Write the equation of the line parallel to the line y+2x+3 containing the point (2,6). Slope intercept form.
October 12, 2011 by Mary

Calculus
Find the slope intercept equation of the line with the following properties :parallel to the line x=-1; containing the point( -7,2)
October 26, 2012 by Crystal

Calculus
Find the slope-intercept equation of the line with the following properties: parallel to the line x=-1;containing the point (-7,2)
October 26, 2012 by Crystal

Algebra 1 (Reiny or Kuai)
1. Show that ABCD is a trapezoid. (A: (-2, 5); B: (4, 5); C: (6,2); D: (2, -1)). 2. Write an equation in slope-intercept form for the line that passes through (5,0) and is perpendicular to the line given by y = -5/2x + 6.
December 2, 2013 by Please, help me!

Algebra 1 (Reiny or Kuai)
1. Show that ABCD is a trapezoid. (A: (-2, 5); B: (4, 5); C: (6,2); D: (2, -1)). 2. Write an equation in slope-intercept form for the line that passes through (5,0) and is perpendicular to the line given by y = -5/2x + 6.
December 2, 2013 by Anonymous

MATH
I had an assignment containing 45 problems, and I am unsure of 4, can you check and see if the answers are correct? 1. Write an equation of the line containing the given point and parallel line (5,-1), 3x-7y=9 My answer was: y=3/7x-22/7 2. Find the equation of the line having ...
December 6, 2009 by sarah

Math
I had an assignment containing 45 problems, and I am unsure of 4, can you check and see if the answers are correct? 1. Write an equation of the line containing the given point and parallel line (5,-1), 3x-7y=9 My answer was: y=3/7x-22/7 2. Find the equation of the line having ...
December 6, 2009 by S

Math
I had an assignment containing 45 problems, and I am unsure of 4, can you check and see if the answers are correct? 1. Write an equation of the line containing the given point and parallel line (5,-1), 3x-7y=9 My answer was: y=3/7x-22/7 2. Find the equation of the line having ...
December 6, 2009 by S:Please, I just need a check

Pre-Calculus/Trigonmetry
Write the equation of the line that is parallel to the x-axis and goes through the point (1,4).
September 12, 2014 by Anonymous

Geometry
Write an equation for the line perpendicular to line XY that contains point Z. line XY: 3x + 2y = -6, Z(3,2) I realize that the slope of a perpendicular line is the opposite reciprocal of the first line. But, how do I use point Z in this problem? Thank you.
November 9, 2009 by Heather

Algebra II
The graph of a line through (2,3) that is perpendicular to the line with equation x = -1 also goes through which point? How to work this???? Thanks.
November 11, 2007 by Lucy

College Algebra
Line m passes through (2,5) and (-3,-2) Find the slope of a line that is perpendicular to line m.
December 3, 2013 by Sarah

College Algebra
Line m passes through (2,5) and (-3,-2). Find the slope of a line that is perpendicular to line m.
December 11, 2013 by Sarah

math
The graph of the line through (2,3) that is perpendicular to the line with equation y= -1 also goes through which point? (1,4) (2,-4) (-2,3)
September 30, 2009 by Carol

maths
how do i find out the the equation of the line of symmetry for f(x)=ax^2+bx+c ? please explain it do me thanks! The line of symmetry runs through the vertex. so the x of the vertex is -b/(2a) and the equation of the line of symmetry is x = -b/(2a) e.g. for f(x) = 2x^2 - 12x + ...
May 25, 2007 by Emma

algebra
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. I have been sitting here for almost an hour trying to understand this!!
December 16, 2009 by Missa

Pre-calculus-chck answers
Determine the value of w so that the line whose equation is 5x-2y=-w passes through the point at (-1,3). Answer: w=11
August 26, 2008 by Lucy

math
wat is an equation of the line that passes through the point (4,-6) and has a slope of -3??? some one plzzz help me those are the choices y= 3x+6 y=3x+6 y=3x+10 y=3x+14
January 29, 2010 by nahla taher

Algebra II
what is the equation for the line that passes through the point (3,5) and has slope of -3 ? can some assist me with this.? I'm having trouble figuring this out
April 2, 2011 by anonymous

math plz
hi, is there an equation to finding the perpendicular bisector of a line. for example i had a line b (1,1) and c(8,1) and a was (6,5) how would i find the bisector from a going through line bc? tnx first off, the slope of a perpendicular line is -1/m (m=slope). since you can ...
April 15, 2007 by gordain

College
If the line passing through point (a,1) and (8,7) is parallel to the line passing through the points (4,9) and (a+2,1) what is the value of a?
June 12, 2012 by Justin

Calculus
Determine the equation of the line described by the given information. a) slope -2/3, passing through (0,6) b) passing through points (2,7) and (6,11) c) parallel to y=4x-6 passing through point (2,6)
February 8, 2012 by Jake

college algebra
Find equation of each line. write answer in slope intercept form. The line parallel to -3x+2y=9 and contains the point (-2, 1).
April 23, 2010 by BJ

colledge algebra
Find the slope‐intercept equation of the line with the following properties: Parallel to the line y= 7; containing the point (-3,5)
January 11, 2013 by reanna

College Calculus
Let f(x) = 3x^2 - 2x + 1 a) write an equation of the line going through the points (1, f(1)), and (2, f(2)). b) Find a point on the graph of f where the tangent line to the graph has the same slope as the line in part (a). Write the equation of the tangent line at that point. ...
March 7, 2011 by NY-Calc

Algebra
A line passes through the points (-10, -4) and (-1, 2). What is the slope of the line that passes through the two points? I keep getting lost in the middle.
June 22, 2013 by Korie

algebra
write the equation of the line in slope intercept form that goes through the given point and is parallel (4,-7),y=1/2x
January 11, 2011 by saba

calculus
5. Let f be the function given by f(x) = x3- 7x + 6. a. Find the zeros of f b. Write an equation of the line tangent to the graph of f at x = -1 c. Find the x coordinate of the point where the tangent line is parallel to the secant line on the interval [1, 3].
November 7, 2011 by Yoona

calculus
find an equation for the line with the given properties. express the equation in slope-intercept form. containing the pointsP=(-1,1)& Q= (1,-2) What is the equation of the line? y= Find the the equation of a line that is perpendicular to the line y=1/2x+4 and contains the ...
December 4, 2012 by spazed out

Math/ Algebra
Find the slope-intercept equation of the line that satisfies the given conditions. Then graph the line. Contains points P=( -1,4);parallel to the line with equation 3x+y =5
May 26, 2013 by M

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