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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

calculus
the tangent line to the curve y=x^2 at the point (a,a^2) passes through the point (2,1) find all possible values of a. Thank you so much!!
December 9, 2013 by john

Algebra uno help please. :)
Write an equation of the line that passes through the point ( 8,3) and has the slope of 1/4 So, I think you would write it as Y=1/4x+B and, you'd plug in 8 for the x, and 1 for the y. So you'd get 1=1/4(4) + B And you'd get.. 1=1+B So, subtract one from each side 0=b y=1/4x+B ...
December 1, 2010 by Allyson

Geometry
Write an equation of a line in slope intercept form that is parallel to y = 3x+6 and passes through the point (-10, 2.5). Do not use spaces and enter fractions as improper reduced fractions when needed.
July 12, 2012 by KIm

math
the line passes through the point (3,-8) and ,(-7,1)
January 8, 2011 by jenna

Maths
prove that the equation of straight line which passes through the point (a cos^3a, sin^3a) & is perpendicular to the straight line x sec a+y cosec a=0 is x cos a-y sin a = a cos 2a.
May 31, 2013 by Sonal

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

pre-calculas
An object is situated so that its center of mass is located at the origin.Three forces X,Y, and Z act on the object at the same time. Force X passes through the point (-3, -4), forve Y passes through the point (5,-12), and force Z passes throught the point (15,8). Forces X,Y, ...
May 10, 2012 by R

algebra
Find the equation of the line that passes through the points ( 8, - 15 )and(-2,5). write the equation in y=mx = b form.
February 19, 2011 by Julie

Math
Which equation is the equation of a line that passes through (10, 3) and is perpendicular to y = 5x 7? y = 5x + 53 y = x 7 y = x + 1 y = x + 5 Help - I don't understand...being told it is C but why?
November 8, 2012 by Deborah

Geometry equation of circles
Find the equation of the circle that passes through (2,2) and tangent to the line x=1 and x=6.
March 1, 2014 by Jimuel

Math -Quadratics Help!
I have a test tomorrow with a few sample questions that are expected to be on the test that I do not know how to properly do. 1)Find the slope intercept equation of the line passing through the intersection of the lines 2x-4y=1 & 3x+4y=4 and parallel to the line 5x+7y+3=0 2)...
March 23, 2014 by JBregz

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

Math - Quadratics & Analytical Geometry
I have a test tomorrow with a few sample questions that are expected to be on the test that I do not know how to properly do. 1)Find the slope intercept equation of the line passing through the intersection of the lines 2x-4y=1 & 3x+4y=4 and parallel to the line 5x+7y+3=0 2)...
March 23, 2014 by Jay

Math
I need help with an equation problem. Write the equation of the line that passes through each pair of points. (-2, -7) and (3,8)
November 28, 2011 by Johnnie

Straight Lines
Prove that the equation to a straight line which passes through the point (h,k) and is perpendicular to the axis of x is x + ycosΘ = h + kcosΘ
January 21, 2012 by Kewal

algebra
Which equation is the equation of a line that passes through (-10,3) and is perpendicular to y=5x-7?
November 23, 2012 by Kristine

math
A vector equation for a given straight line is r = (i + 3j) + lambda (-i - j) Construct a vector equation for the line that does go through the point (1,2), and is perpendicular to r. and Determine the point of intersection of the two lines
October 17, 2012 by HongKit

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

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

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

vectors
find the vector form of the equation of the line in lR^3 that passes through P=(-1,0,3) and is perpendicular to the plane with a general equation x-3y+2z = 5
January 12, 2011 by Meso

algebra
Write the equation in y=mx+b form. Find the equation of the line that passes through the points (8,-15) and (-2,5) I am unable to get this answer!
February 21, 2011 by Jam

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

math
What is the equation of the line that passes through (-2, 2) and (1, -4)?
July 15, 2014 by hannah

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

math,question
okay i really don't understand this problem. It says: Prove the point-slope equation property which is : Point-slope equation(an nonvertical line with slope m and containing a point (X1,Y1) has the point-slope equation of y-y1=m(x-x1). Now show that any point (x2,y2) on the ...
January 25, 2007 by Jasmine20

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

trig
Two sides of triangle CDE are 9 and 4, as shown. Write an equation in standard form for the line CD. Leave values as radicals. There is a picture of a triangle that passes through point (4,0) The answer is 65^1/2x + 4y = 4(65^1/2) But, I don't understand how to do this problem.
January 28, 2010 by Dale

precalculus
Find (a) the equation of a line that is parallel to the given line and includes the given point, and (b) the equation of a line that is perpendicular to the given line through the given point. Write both answers in slope-intercept form. (c) Graph both of these lines on the ...
November 11, 2011 by tinathomas

Math
Find the slope of the line y+mx+6 that passes through the point (-1,3).
February 3, 2009 by Andy

Math
In a line with slope of 3/2 that passes through the point (4,3), what is the y-intercept? a (-3,0) b (0,-3) c (0,0) d (0,3) e (3,0)
September 4, 2011 by Alli

Calculus
If the tangent line to y = f(x) at (4, 3) passes through the point (0, 2), find f(4) and f'(4).
October 18, 2011 by Jake

Calculus
If the tangent line to y = f(x) at (4, 3) passes through the point (0, 2), find f(4) and f'(4).
October 18, 2011 by Jake

math
A line has a gradient of 3 and passes through the point (-3,3). its y intercept is a)0 b)3 c)6 d)9 or e) 12
August 12, 2013 by Bec

Calculus
Find the equation for a line which passes through the points (1, 1) and (3, 7). Write the equation in slope-intercept form. Show work.
March 10, 2012 by Brian

algebra 2
Find the equation of the line that passes through (-2,5) and (-6,-3)
April 29, 2009 by jaz jaz

algebra II
Find the equation of the line that passes through (-2,5) and (-6,-3).
May 1, 2009 by tommy

Algebra
Write an equation of the line that passes through (8, 3) and (4, 3).
January 5, 2011 by joshua

Algebra
Write an equation of the line that passes through (8, 3) and (4, 3).
January 5, 2011 by joshua

Geometry :]
What is the equation for a line that passes through the points (2,1) and (-4,4) A: y=-1/2x+2 b: y=1/2x+2 c: y=-1/2x-2 d: y=1/2x-2
March 27, 2011 by Dartha

Math
find the equation of a line that passes through (5,2) and (2, -2)?
April 7, 2012 by matt

Math
What is an equation for the line that passes through points(4,-4) and (8-4)?
March 9, 2014 by Tim

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 thru 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-3+...
January 11, 2012 by ann

Math
a) determine the equation of the line that is perpendicular to the tangent to y=5x^2 at (1,5). b) determine the equation of the line that passes through (2,2) and is parallel to the line tangent to y=-3x^3-2x at (-1,5).
August 2, 2009 by Christine

maths
The curve C with equation y=fx passes through the point (3, 14/2) given that f'(x)=2x+3/xsquared a) find f(x) (5 marks) b) verify that f(-2)=5 (1 mark) c) find an equation for the tangent to C at the point (-2,5) giving your answer in the form ax+by+c=0
December 3, 2011 by Nabiha

math
The curve C with equation y=fx passes through the point (3, 14/2) given that f'(x)=2x+3/xsquared a) find f(x) (5 marks) b) verify that f(-2)=5 (1 mark) c) find an equation for the tangent to C at the point (-2,5) giving your answer in the form ax+by+c=0
December 3, 2011 by Nabiha

Math
Grant wrote an equation of a line through the point (4,1) that is perpendicular to the one shown. What other point lies on his line?
March 13, 2013 by Shenae

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

geometry
Choose the phrase that completes the following statement as stated by the point, line, and plane postulates: Once plane___________ passes through three noncollinear points. a. never b. sometimes c. always d. point, line, and plane postulates do not address this topic directly.
October 2, 2007 by ALAN

MATH
Let m be any real number. Then the equation (m+1)^2 x-my-m^2-1=0 is a line. There is a unique point which this line goes through no matter what the value of m is; find the coordinates of this point.
June 14, 2011 by Janice - Please Help!!!

AP Calculus
A line is perpendicular to 2x+y-7=0 and passes through (4,6). Find the y coordinate of the point where x=-8
December 16, 2010 by bri

algebra
identify the equation of the line through (-1,-4) and parallel to y=-6x+4 i got y=6x+10 Isn't the slope of the original line from y=-6x+4 equal to -6. Your solution has a slope of +6. Are those two lines parallel? i have to identify the equation of a line passing through ...
December 14, 2006 by eddie

geometry
which equation is parallel to the graph of the equation 4x+y=-2 and passes through the point (5,3)?
October 12, 2007 by lori

geometry
which equation is parallel to the graph of the equation 4x+y=-2 and passes through the point (5,3)?
October 12, 2007 by lori

Math
Part 1: When writing linear equations, how do you determine which form of a line to use? Part 2: Choose 1 set of points from the choices below. Then, solve the problem and post your solution, showing your steps. Write an equation in point-slope form for the line that passes ...
January 8, 2014 by Katie

ALG- timed
Find the equation of the circle that passes through the point P(1, 7) and whose center is the point C(4, 3). Then sketch its graph.
May 7, 2014 by K- ASAP

geometry
what is the equation of the line whose slope is -3 and which passes through (0,5)?
December 11, 2007 by sara

math
equation of a line in slope intercept for that passes through (4,3) and (7,-2)
September 2, 2008 by lee

algebra need help
Find the equation of the line that passes through (-2,5) and (-6,-3).
May 1, 2009 by tommy

MATH
find the equation of the line that passes through the points (0,3) and (-3,7).
May 11, 2009 by Amanda

math
Find the equation of the line that passes through the points (3,-1) and (0,-3)
October 26, 2009 by Ann

Math
Find the equation of a line that is perpendicular to 3x-2y=6 and passes through (1,2)
February 22, 2010 by Crystal

math
determine the equation of the line that has a slope of -1 and passes through (3,4)
May 27, 2012 by Anonymoussssss

math
Find an equation of the vertical line that passes through (23, 6).
September 7, 2012 by Honey

Math
Write an equation of the line that passes through the points (-8, -1) and (-5, 9).
September 17, 2012 by Neil

ALG 2!!!
Write an equation of a line that passes through the points (2,3) and (2,-6).
November 22, 2012 by tyneisha

math
which equation represents a line with slope -2 and passes through(-1,5)? how do you do this?
March 9, 2013 by Anonymous

MAth
find equation of line which passes through the points (5,7) and (5,-8).
August 20, 2013 by Sarah

Math
Find an equation of the line that passes through the points (1,6)&(2,4).
November 22, 2013 by Francis Rhoen

naths
What is the equation of the line which has gradient 2, and passes through midpoint of (3,4) and (5,6)
April 19, 2014 by Shane

algibra
Write an equation in the form y = mx + b for the line which passes through (1, -10) and (-7, -2).
June 18, 2014 by calgy

Pre-calculus-check answers
Write the slope-intercept form of the equation of the line that passes through the point (-5,4)and has a slope of -1. Answer: y=-x-1 2)Solve the system of equations algebraically: 1/3x+1/3y=1 and 2x+2y=9 Answer: no solution
August 23, 2008 by Lucy

Calculus
Find an equation of the plane. The plane that passes through the point (−1, 2, 1)and contains the line of intersection of the planes x + y − z = 4 and 4x − y + 5z = 4
January 31, 2014 by john

math
find the equation (in slope intercept form) of the line with the given slope that passes through the point with the given coordinates slope:-5/8, ordered pair (0,1)
February 23, 2010 by jerson

Geometry
Hi, I have to use algebra to find the coordinates of the point where two lines intersect, the first line passes through the points 4,3 and 10,0 and the second line is y=6. Any ideas would be very much appreciated, many thanks
July 14, 2010 by Tan

Geometry
Write an equation of the line that pass through point P and is parallel to the line with the given equation. P(3,5); y=4
October 14, 2013 by David

Geometry
Write an equation of the line that pass through point P and is perpendicular to the line with the given equation. P(3,5); y=4
October 14, 2013 by David

maths
What would the equation be of a straight line that passes through the points (1,1) and (3,3) ?? write the equation for the line: y= mx+ b put the first set of points in.. 1=1m + b then the second equation 3=3m + b subtract the equations... 2=2m so you know m. Put that into ...
June 9, 2007 by kat

Math
Write an equation in slope-intercept form, point-slope, or standard form for the line with the given information. Explain why you chose the form you used. a. Passes through (-1, 4) and (-5, 2)
January 8, 2014 by Caleb

Math
Given that the slope of a line is 3 4 and passes through (-6, 9), write the equation of the line in slope-intercept form.
June 4, 2009 by Jill

algebra[please check]
in questions 1 and 2, write an equation of the line in slope-intercept form. 1. the slope is -4/3; the y-intercept is -2. 2. the slope is 0; the y-intercept is -5. my answers: 1.y=-4/3-2 2. y=-5 ______________________ write an equation of the line that passes through the point...
October 25, 2009 by rachel

ALG> and graphs
I have no idea how to do this Find the equation of the circle that passes through the point P(8, -2) and whose center is the point C(4, 1). Then sketch its graph
April 23, 2014 by ??MATH??

Math
Find the function f, given that the slope of the tangent line at any point (x,f(x)) is f '(x) and that the graph of f passes through the given point. f '(x)=6(2x-7)^5 at (4, 3/2)
April 9, 2014 by Vanessa

Math 8 - HELP!
Write the equation of the line that passes through the points (1,6) and (-1,-2) please help!!!!
January 22, 2013 by Lauren

math
write an equation of the line that passes through the given points: 1.(-1,0),(0,-2)
January 12, 2009 by krystal

Math
What is an equation of the line that passes through the points (3,-3) and (-3,-3)? how do you figure this out: a. y=3 b. x=-3 c. y=-3 d. x=y
May 16, 2009 by Angie

math
what would be an equation of a line that passes through (3,2) and has the same x-intercept as y=2x-12
July 17, 2009 by gnarls

pre calculus
find an equation of the line that passes through the points (0,0),(-1,5) and (2,1),(0,-3)
September 23, 2009 by kim

totally math
what is the equation of the line that has a slope of 4 and passes through the piont (3,-10)? a y=4x-22 b y=4x+22 c y=4x-43 d y=4x+43
April 7, 2010 by eva

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