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A line, y = mx + b, passes through the point (1,6) and is parallel to y=4x+ 6. What is the value of b?

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  1. 1.The table below shows the hours, x, spent working on a new road and the distance, y, of finished road.

    Time (hours) Distance (miles)
    50 1.5
    200 6
    350 10.5
    400 12
    650 19.5

    What is the slope of the line that fits these data points?
    A. 3400
    B. 3100
    C. 335
    D. 3

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