# On a map of downtown, 12th street is perpendicular to Avenue J. The equation y=-4x+3 represents 12th street. What is the equation representing Avenue J if it passes through the point (8,16)?

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1. ### math

On a map of downtown, 12th street is perpendicular to Avenue J. The equation y=-4x+3 represents 12th street. What is the equation representing Avenue J if it passes through the point (8,16)?
2. ### maths

perpendicular avenue is perpendicular to tangent street and passes through D(17,8).find its equation
3. ### Algebra

In the city of Marble Springs, Main Street intersects some of the other avenues in town. On a coordinate grid, Main Street passes through the points (-2,17) and (-22,33). Grimes Boulevard, a street that is perpendicular to Main Street, passes through the point (80,9). Write ...
4. ### physics

A hotdog vendor named Sam is walking from the southwest corner of Central park to the Empire State Building. He starts at the intersection of 59th Street and Eighth Avenue, walks 3 blocks east to 59th Street and Fifth Avenue, and then 25 blocks south to the Empire State ...
5. ### Physics

(a) A hotdog vendor named Sam is walking from the southwest corner of Central park to the Empire State Building. He starts at the intersection of 59th Street and Eighth Avenue, walks 3 blocks east to 59th Street and Fifth Avenue, and then 25 blocks south to the Empire State ...
6. ### Algebra 1--Please, help me!

A city map is laid out on a coordinate plane. Elm Street is described by the line x + 2y = -6. Oak street intersects Elm Street at an right angle. Which of the following could be the equation for Oak Street? a. 2x + y = 5 b. -2x + y = 3 c. x + 2y = 4 d. -x - 2y = 8 My answer: d?
7. ### English please i need it for tom

1. From Lawrenceville take Highway 9 for 20 minutes (about 30 minutes) until you reach the Third Karletown and exit off and turn North on Park Street and drive for 3.1 miles past six stop lights take a left on 3rd Avenue and drive for the tour will be on the right side of the...
8. ### English please i need it for tom

1. From Lawrenceville take Highway 9 for 20 minutes (about 30 minutes) until you reach the Third Karletown and exit off and turn North on Park Street and drive for 3.1 miles past six stop lights take a left on 3rd Avenue and drive for the tour will be on the right side of the ...

1. A city map is laid out on a coordinate plane. Elm Street is described by the line x + 2y = -6. Oak street intersects Elm Street at an right angle. Which of the following could be the equation for Oak Street? a. 2x + y = 5 b. -2x + y = 3 c. x + 2y = 4 d. -x - 2y = 8 My ...

38. From Laurencaville, take highway 9 for 20 miles (about 30 minutes) until you reach the third katetown?? Exit (exit 116). Turn north on Park Street and drive for 3.1 miles, past six stop lights. Take a left on 3rd Avenue and drive six blocks. The store will be on the right ...
11. ### english

serious accident was happened at the corner of Main Street and First Avenue last night."

38. From Laurencaville, take highway 9 for 20 miles (about 30 minutes) until you reach the third katetown?? Exit (exit 116). Turn north on Park Street and drive for 3.1 miles, past six stop lights. Take a left on 3rd Avenue and drive six blocks. The store will be on the right ...
13. ### geometry

I would love for someone to check my work on the seven problems that I did. I would be eternally grateful. I am going to list my problems and answers. Even if you only want to check one of them, that would be great. 1. Write an equation of a line in point slope form that has a...
14. ### algebra 1

Thelma wants to find the equation of a line that passes through the point (2, 2) and is perpendicular to the line Which equation best represents Thelma's equation?
15. ### Science

What is the equation of the street line that passes through the points 1 and -4 and 3 and 2
16. ### English

What is an example of activating prior knowledge when reading a story? a. Use what you already know about a topic to help you understand the story. b. Write down questions about the story while you read. c. List unfamiliar vocabulary so you can look it up in the dictionary ...
17. ### algebra 1

parallel and perpendicular lines write the slope-intercept for an equation of the line that passes through the given point and is perpendicular to the graph of each equation (4-2) y=1/2 +1, ( 2,-3) y= -2/3+4 (-8,-7) y=-x-8 (6,-2) y=-3x-6

Given that x is an inetger, state the relation representing each equation by making a table of values. y=3x+5 and -4<x<4
19. ### Physics

A baseball traveling upward passes a window 29.0 m above the street with a vertical speed of 14.0 m/s. If the ball was thrown from street level, what is the maximum height that the baseball reaches? Im stumped, please tell me what equations to use as well as what each variable...
20. ### AlGEBRA 2 (check answers plz)

What is the equation of the line that has a slope of -2 and a y-intercept of -7? y = -2x - 7 <-- y = -7x - 2 y = -2x + 7 y = -7x + 2 or <-- Find the equation of the line that has a slope of 4 and contains the point (-4, 1). y = 4x + 1 <-- y = 4x - 8 y = 4x - 15 y = 4x...
21. ### mat 101

Equation for a line that passes through (6,26) and has a slope of 3 Equation for a line that passes through the points (5,5) and (10,20) Equation for a line that passes through (9,25) and has a slope of -3. Equation for a line that passes through (1,) and is perpendicular to ...
22. ### MAT221

consider the line 8x-5y=-4 find the equation of the line that is perpendicular to this line and passes through the point (-4,-4) find the equation of the line that is parallel to this line and passes through the point (-4, -4) i keep getting different answers on the ...
23. ### Analytic Geometry

A line Q has an equation of x+5y+5=0. Find the equation of the line that is "perpendicular" to Q an passes through (3,1). Find the equation of the line that is "parallel" to Q and passes to through (3,1). Find the equation of the line that passes through (3,1) that makes an "...
24. ### math

(a)Given the points P(3,5),Q(8,10)and R(8,0),find the equation of a line which is perpendicular to QR and passes through the mid point of QR. (b)The line 2x+3y=2 and 7x-3y=10 intersect at A . Find the equation of the line which passes through A and is perpendicular to the line...
25. ### Algebra 1

Write an equation in slope-intercept form for a line that passes through the given point and is perpendicular to the given line. 1. y=3;(4,-2) The y = 3 line is parallel to the x axis so the perpendicular line you want is parallel to the y axis. That means x must be a constant...

Find the equation of the line through the point (3,4) which cuts from the first quadrant a triangle of minimum area.

1. Write the equation of a line in slope intercept form that is parallel to y = 3x - 2 and passes through the point (-2, 1) y = -3x-5? 2. Write the equation of the line that passes through (2, 1) and is perpendicular to 5x + y = 9. x + 5y = 3?
28. ### Analytic Geometry

A line Q has an equation of x+5x+5=0. Find the equation of the line that is "perpendicular" to Q and passes through (3,1). Find the question of the line that is "parallel" to Q and passes to through (3,1). Find the equation of the line that passes through (3,1) that makes an "...

Write an equation in point-slope form of the line that passes through the given points: 1. (5,-6), (1,-7) 2. (6,-3), (-1,9) 3. write an equation of a line that is perpendicular to y=-3x+5 and passes through (4,3).
30. ### Algebra

1.Write an equation in slope- intercept form of the line that passes through the given point and is parallel to the graph of the given equation. (2,-2);y=-x-2 A.y=-2x*** B.y=2x C.y=1/2x D.y=-x 2.Write an equation in slope- intercept form of the line that passes through the ...
31. ### Math

Write an equation of a line that passes through the point (8,2) that is (a) parallel and (b) perpendicular to the graph of the equation y= 4x +3
32. ### Geometry

Find the equation of a line that is perpendicular to y=2x+7, and passes through the point (-4, 7) I got the answer y=-1/2x+5, is that the correct equation??
33. ### ALGEBRA 2

Sheila needs to determine the equation of a line passing through the point (–6, –2) that is perpendicular to y = 2x– 4. Which equation best represents Sheila's equation?
34. ### algebra 2

What is the equation of the line that has a slope of -2 and a y-intercept of -7? y = -2x - 7 y = -7x - 2 <- y = -2x + 7 y = -7x + 2 Find the equation of the line that has a slope of 4 and contains the point (-4, 1). y = 4x + 1 y = 4x - 8 y = 4x - 15 <-- y = 4x + 17 Find ...
35. ### Math- finding equation

Can someone explain to me how to find the equation pf the line in the form Ax + By + C =0 if a) parallel to x=3 and passes through (-4, 3) b)perpendicular to y=4 and passes through (1, 1) c) passes through the x-int of y=2x-6 and y-int of y=-3x+6 If it is parallel to x=3, the ...
36. ### algebra 1

1.what equation is equivalent to y-6=-12(x+4) 2. which point is located on the line represented by the equation y+4=-5(x-3)? 3.what equation represents the line that passes through the points (6,-3)and (-4, -9)?
37. ### Math-geometry

Given the argument and its Euler diagram below, determine whether the syllogism is valid or invalid. All roads come to an end. Carrollton Avenue is a road. Carrollton Avenue comes to an end.
38. ### math,correction,&help

Write the equation of the line L satisfying the given geometric conditions. L has y-intercept (0,2) and is perpendicular to the line with equation 2x-3y = 6 Equation of perpendicular line is of the form 3x + 2y = K…It passes through (0,2) 2(2) = K = 4 So, Equation is
39. ### English

1. Stay on Cherry Street. 2. Keep going on Cherry Street. 3. Follow Cherry Street. 4. Take Cherry street. (Are they all the same in meaning? Does #1 mean that a person should stop on the street or a person should drive his car on Cherry Street?)
40. ### MATH ,CORRECTION

DIRECTIONS ARE. WRITE THE EQUATION OF THE LINE L satisfying the given geometric conditions. Problem is: L has y-intercept (0,-3) and is parallel to the line with equation y=(2/3)x +1. So, this is what i did: Y=(2/3)x+b....it passes through (0,-3) -3=b so, the equation is: y=(2...
41. ### Geometry

1. Write an equation of the line that passes through point P and is perpendicular to the line with the given equation P(1,4); Y= -2x +4 2. Write an equation of the line that passes through point P and is perpendicular to the line with the given equation P(5,3); Y= 5x +2
42. ### Math - PreCalc (12th Grade)

Which equation represents a hyperbola whose foci lie at (2, 7) and (2, -3)?
43. ### Math

Write the slope-intercept form of an equation of the line that passes through the given point and is perpendicular to the graph of each equation. 1.(-2,-2),y=-1/3x+9 2.(-4,-3),4x+y=7 3.(-4,1),4x+7y=6 4.(-6,-5),4x+3y=-6 These are the answer I came up with, could you review them...
44. ### Geometry

1. Write an equation of the line that passes through the point P and is perpendicular to the line with the given equation: P(1,4); y = -2x + 4 answer y= 2 x + 2 2. Write an equation of the line that passes through the point P and is perpendicular to the line with the given ...

a)determine whether the point A(-2, -6) lies on the circle defined by x^2 + y^2 = 40 b) find an equation for the radius from the origin O to point A c) Find an equation for the line that passes through A and is perpendicular to OA
46. ### Algebra 1

Algebra 1 help please :( Use the point-slope from linear equation given to complete the following problems.... y+4=-4(x-2) 1. What is the slope of the given line? 2. What point does this line pass through, which is the basis of this equation? 3. Rewrite this equation in slope-...
47. ### Math

Write a linear equation in slope intercept form for each of the following: A line perpendicular to y=x+2 that passes through the origin. A line perpendicular to y = -1/2x + 5 that passes through the points (4,1) and (1,-5). A line that is the perpendicular bisector of a ...
48. ### algebra

Part 1: Using the Library, web resources, and/or other materials, find the logarithmic formula that gives the pH of a substance. State what each variable in your equation represents. Find the pH of an acidic substance of your choice. Using this pH, show how to find the ...
49. ### algebra

Part 1: Using the Library, web resources, and/or other materials, find the logarithmic formula that gives the pH of a substance. State what each variable in your equation represents. Find the pH of an acidic substance of your choice. Using this pH, show how to find the ...

What is the y-intercept of y = 2/3x + 2? I have to write it out but how? A line has a slope of 1/2 and passes through the point (0,5). What is the equation of the line? A)y = 1/2x + 5 B)y = 1/2x - 5<--- C)y = 5x + 1/2 D)y = -5x + 1/2 Find an equation of the line that passes...
51. ### math

a) Determine an equation for the line with slope 3 and passing through the origin. b) What is an equation for the line perpendicular to the line in part a) that also passes through the point (0,2)?
52. ### Algebra

1.Tell whether the sequence is arithmetic. If it is, what is the common difference? -19,-11,-3,5... A.yes;5 B.yes;6 C.yes;8 D.no 2.What is the slope of that passes through the pair of points? (-6,8),(2,3) A.-3/8 B.-1/8 C.-7/8 D.-5/8 3.Write an equation in point-slope form for ...
53. ### Geometry

How do I write an equation of a line perpendicular to the graph of -2y + x =-5 that passes through the point at (1,2) Given the line -2y + x =-5, solve for y so the equation is in this form: y = mx + b Once you know the slope, m, you also know the slope of the perpendicular ...
54. ### Algebra

Consider the line =y+76x2 . Find the equation of the line that is parallel to this line and passes through the point , −7 4 . Find the equation of the line that is perpendicular to this line and passes through the point , −7 4 .
55. ### Math

What is the y-intercept of y = 2/3x + 2? I have to write it out but how? A line has a slope of 1/2 and passes through the point (0,5). What is the equation of the line? A)y = 1/2x + 5 B)y = 1/2x - 5<--- C)y = 5x + 1/2 D)y = -5x + 1/2 Find an equation of the line that passes...
56. ### Algebra

Could someone correct my answers and help with the other problems? 1. Are the following lines parallel, perpendicular, or neither? L1 with equation x – 5y = 10, L2 with equation 5x + y = 5. Answer: Neither (I'm not to sure but i think this is the right answer) 2. Divide: a^...
57. ### Math

The line L has equation of 4x + 3y = 7. Find the equation of the line perpendicular to L which passes through the point of intersection of L and the y-axis. Give answer in ax + by + c = 0.
58. ### Geometry

Write an equation of the line that passes through the point P and is perpendicular to the line with the given equation: P(5,3); y = 5x + 2 I think its Y=1/5x+4
59. ### college math

Give the equation of the line that is perpendicular to the line y = x + 4 and passes through point (0,-1). A) y = x - 1 B) y = x + 1 C) y = -x + 1 D) y = -x - 1 So if passes through point o,-1 does that mean that the answer has to be negative? Answer A
60. ### Algebra

Write an equation in slope intercept form of the line that passes through the given point and is perpendicular to the graph of the given equation. (1,-6). X-2y=4
61. ### Trigonometry

a black bordering sapphire street is a right triangle. you start walking around the block, taking 125 places on sapphire street and 102 paces on diamond street. a.)At what angle do diamond and sapphire street interest ? b.)How Many Paces must you take on Gold Street to ...
62. ### trig.

A 2000 pound car is parked on a street that make an angle of 12 degrees with the horizontal figure Find the force perpendicular to the street.

Can someone check this for me? Suppose that the number of cars, C, on 1st Avenue in a city over a period of time t, in months, is graphed on a rectangular coordinate system where time is on the horizontal axis. Suppose that the number of cars driven on 1st Avenue can be ...
64. ### Math

1. Write an equation in slope- intercept form of the line that passes through the given point and is parallel to the graph of the given equation. (2,-2);y=-x-2 A. y=-2x B. y=2x C. y=1/2x D. y=-x*** 2. Write an equation in slope- intercept form of the line that passes through ...
65. ### Geometry

The line L1 has the equation y=3x. The line L2 is perpendicular to L1 and passes through the point P(0,0). Write an equation of L2
66. ### Algebra II

Can you make sure my Algebra II work is correct? I've done the problems. I just want to make sure I am right. 1. Write an equation of the line with a slope of 5 and a y-intercept of -3. y=5x-3 2. Write the equation of a line that passes through (9, 3) and has a slope of 2/3 y-...
67. ### mat1033

Write the equation of the line that passes through the point (5, 4) and is perpendicular to y=2x-4
68. ### Algebra 2

Find the equation of the line that is perpendicular to y=5 and passes through the point (2,3).
69. ### trig

A 2000 pound car is parked on a street that makes an angle of 12* with the horizontal (think it's a street on a hill). a) find the magnitude of the force required to keep the car from rolling down the hill. b) Find the force perpendicular to the street.
70. ### Writing this equation

how do I write the equation of a line perpendicular to the line 6x – 3y=10 and containing the point (-6, 2). The line you are given can have its equation rewritten im y = mx + b as: y = 2x - 10/3 That tells you that is slope is m = 2. A line that is perpendicular to that ...
71. ### Algebra 2

Evaluate the function when x=1. f(x)=4x-2. Write the input and output as a set of ordered pairs, and identify the domain and range of the ordered pair. (6 points) Ordered Pair: Domain: Range: Write an equation of direct variation that passes through the point (9,-1). (4 points...
72. ### Algebra2

Are these Correct? Write an equation for the line in point/slope form and slope/intercept form that has the given condition. 1. Passes through (3, 2) and is parallel to 2x-y=4 = 4x+y 2. Passes through (-1, -1) and is perpendicular to y = 5/2x + 3 =6\7x-2
73. ### Algebra2

Write an equation for the line in point/slope form and slope/intercept form that has the given condition. 1. Passes through (3, 2) and is parallel to 2x-y=4 2. Passes through (-1, -1) and is perpendicular to y = 5/2x + 3
74. ### math

What is the equation of a line that is perpendicular to 2x+y=−4 and passes through the point (2, −8) my answer: 1/2x-9 AM I CORRECT OR NO ???
75. ### Algebra 1

Tell whether the lines for the pair of equations are parallel, perpendicular, or neither. Y=-4/5x+3 4x-5y=-15 (1 point) Parallel Perpendicular*** Neither Write an equation of a line that is perpendicular to the given line and that passes through the given point. y-2=-1/4(x+3...
76. ### Algebra2

Write an equation for the line in point/slope form and slope/intercept form that has the given condition. Help?.. 4. Slope = 3/2 and passes through the origin. 5. x-intercept = 4 and y-intercept = -3 6. Passes through (3, 2) and is parallel to 2x-y=4 7. Passes through (-1, -1...
77. ### math

i have more than one question so if u no any of the answers please tell me 1.) write the point-slope form of the equation of the line with slope -2 passing through the point ( -5, -9). 2.) write the point-slope form of an equation of the line through the points at ( -9, -9) ...
78. ### calculus

find a vector equation of the line, which passes through the point (1,3,11) and is perpendicular to the yz-plane
79. ### mathematics

Find the equation of a straight line which passes through the point P(3,1,-2) and is perpendicular to the planes L1 and L2, where L1 : x - 3y + 2z = 2, L2 : 2x + y - 2z = 5.
80. ### Math

Find the equation of the line that is perpendicular y=3/5x-4 that passes through the point (-1,3) I forgot how to do this. Please help
81. ### Calculus Please someone help

1. Find the slope m and an equation of the tangent line to the graph of the function f a the point (2, 38) 2. Find an equation of the line that passes through the point (9,7) and is perpendicular to the line 5x+3y-4=0

1. which equation is equivalent to y - 6 = -12(x+4)? 2. which point is located on the line represented by the equation y + 4 = -5(x - 3)? 3. which equation represents the line that passes through the points (6 -3) and (-4 -9)? 4.The population of a city increases by 4000 ...
83. ### Algebra

Could someone correct my answers and help with the other problems? 1. Are the following lines parallel, perpendicular, or neither? L1 with equation x – 5y = 10, L2 with equation 5x + y = 5. Answer: Neither (I'm not to sure but i think this is the right answer) 2. Divide: a^...
84. ### Math

Post a New QuestionCurrent Questions Homework Help: Math Posted by Mikil on Wednesday, September 23, 2015 at 6:50pm. Write a linear equation in slope intercept form for each of the following: A line perpendicular to y=x+2 that passes through the origin. A line perpendicular to...

how to present math in different angles which represents depth of subject,easiness,empowerment,basics,logic,analyze,view of subject from back,view from front.Give multiple e.g.s .(just 11th & 12th)

how to present math in different angles which represents depth of subject,easiness,empowerment,basics,logic,analyze,view of subject from back,view from front.Give multiple e.g.s .(just 11th & 12th)
87. ### Math (Perpendicular equation)

Write the equation for the line through the given point and perpendicular to the given line. Point: (4/5,9/10) Line: 6x-4y=0 I tried doing this problem and got 0=-4/6x-y+43/30 as the perpendicular equation. Is this correct?
88. ### Math

Write an equation of a line perpendicular to y=1/2x-5 in slope-intercept form that passes through the point (2, -7).
89. ### Math

Write the equation of a line that is perpendicular and that passes through the given point. y+2=1/3(x-5);(-4,3) I need help with this problem
90. ### Math-check my work please??

Write an equation, in point-slope form, for the line that is perpendicular to y – 10 = 3/2 (x – 4) and that passes through the point (4, 2). My Answer: Formula for point-slope form; y – y = m(x – x) Insert y and x value; y – 2 = m(x – 4) If the slope for the ...
91. ### Math

Geometry- Three streets intersect with one another. East Street runs horizontally,North Street runs vertically and Fourth Street runs diagonally and intersects both East Street and North Street. What geometric figure do the three streets form?
92. ### Comprehension

To see the outline of a building as its shadow is cast on the lawn of a park is always amazing to see. When the sun rises perfectly centered at the end of an avenue lined with beautiful buildings, it can make a person stop dead in their tracks to admire it. Q: When is the sun ...

Find the equation of the plane that passes through the point (3,7,-1) and is perpendicular to the line of intersection of the planes x-y-2z+3=0 and 3x-2y+z+5=0
94. ### Pre-Calculus

Write the standard form of the equation of the line that passes through the point (-4, -2) and is perpendicular to the graph of 3x - 2y + 9 = 0.

1. a.) Find an equation for the line perpendicular to the tangent curve y=x^3 - 9x + 5 at the point (3,5) [* for a. the answer that I obtained was y-5 = -1/18 (x-3) ] b.) What is the smallest slope on the curve? At what point on the curve does the curve have this slope? c.) ...
96. ### Geometry

Within an orthonormal system consider points A(1,4) B(5,1) C(4,8) (a)Calculate the angle ABC (b)Show that 3x+4y-19=0 is an equation for line L which passes through A and B (c)Find a vector equation for line L (d)(i)give an equation for the circle with the line segment AB as ...