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Line j goes through the points
N(-2,-3), O(0,0), and P(6,p).
What is p ?

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N(-2,-3), O(0,0), P(6,p).
m1 = (0-(-3))/(0-(-2)) = 3/2

m2 = (p-0)/(6-0) = 3/2
p/6 = 3/2
2p = 18
p = 9.

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