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Find an equation of the line passing through the point (6,5) and perpendicular to the line whose equation is 2y+3x=6

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  1. 2y+3x=6 has slope -3/2

    So, the line you want has slope 2/3

    ow you have a point and a slope, so the new line is

    y-5 = 2/3 (x-6)

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  2. So the answer is y= 2/3x +11 ?

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  3. No, because 2/3 (x-6) = 2/3 x - 4

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