Algebra 1

Write an equation in point-slope form for the line through the given point with the given slope.
(-4,6);m=3/4 (1 point)

y-6=3/4x+4

y-6=3/4(x-4)***

y-6=3/4(x+4)

y+6=3/4(x+4)

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asked by Gabby
  1. no

    remember it is
    y - y1 = m(x-x1)

    so for (-4,6)
    y-6 = (2/4)(x - (-4) )
    y - 6 = (3/4)(x + 4)

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    posted by Reiny
  2. Ok, thank you~!

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