# Stuck on this one: find the slope of the line passing through each pair of points or stat that the slope is undefined. assume that all variables represent positive real numbers. then indicate whether the line through the points rises,

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1. ### math

Stuck on this one: find the slope of the line passing through each pair of points or stat that the slope is undefined. assume that all variables represent positive real numbers. then indicate whether the line through the points rises, falls, is horizontal or is vertical (0,a) ...
2. ### slope

Find the slope of the line passing through the given points using the slope formula. Enter the slope in simplest form. Describe the slope as positive, negative, zero, or undefined. (8,2) and (15,9) my answer = 1 the slope is posistive
3. ### Algebra

Can someone check my answers? 1. Write the equation of the line that passes through point (–2, 3) with a slope of –4. Answer: y = -4x - 5 2. Find the slope and y-intercept. x = –8 Answer: Slope: undefined; y-intercept: none 3. Write the equation of the line which has y-...
4. ### Algebra 1 help

Can someone tell me if my answers are right and explain how you got each one thank you very much ! 1. What is the slope of the line that passes through the points (-2, 5) and (1, 4)? A. -3 B. -2 C. -1/3 ** D. 1/3 2. A line has a slope -5/3. Through which two points could this ...
5. ### 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) ...
6. ### math

1. What is the slope of the line that passes through the points (-2, 5) and (1, 4)? a) -3 b) -2 c) -1/3 d) 1/3*** 2) a line has slope -5/3. Through which two points could this line pass? a) (12, 13),(17, 10) b) (16, 15), (13, 10)*** c) (0,7), (3, 10) d) (11, 13), (8,18) 3) The...
7. ### math

Find the slope of the line that passes through the pair of points. (If the slope of the line is undefined, enter UNDEFINED.) (-f + 6, m - 6) and (f + 6, -m)
8. ### Algebra

The pair of points (6,y) and (10,-1) lies on a line with slope 1/4. What is the value of y? A. -5 B. -2 C. 2 D. 5 What is the slope of the line that passes through the points (4,2) and (4,-3) A. -1 B. 0 C. 0 D. Undefined A line has slope -5/3. Through which two points could ...
9. ### Math

Which of the following is TRUE about the line through the points (–1, 4) and (–1, 2)? Please EXPLAIN/SHOW WORK. A. The slope is undefined B. The slope is negative C. The slope is 0 D. The slope is positive
10. ### algebra 1

Find the slope of the line passing through the points given below or state that the slope is undefined. Then indicate whether the line through the points​ rises, falls, is​ horizontal, or is vertical (8,2) and (9,6)
11. ### ALG 2!!!

Write an equation of a line with an undefined slope and passing through the point (-2,4). Hint: To answer this question, consider the type of line that has an undefined slope. Then write an equation of that line using the values in the ordered pair.
12. ### slope(algebra 1)

i know that slope is rise over run, but how do i find the slope of a line with data points with a positive correlation that vary on the line? because there are points that the line doesn't go through. the data points represent number of heartbeats per second. what do i do?
13. ### Math 116AA

find the slope if it exists of the line containing the pair of points (5,1)and (6,-2) the slope is M= the slope is undefined Help!!!!!
14. ### Algebra 2

1. Find the slope of the line through the pair of points. (-1/3,0) and (-1/2,-1/2) Choices: -3 1/3 -1/3 3 2. Write in standard form an equation of the line passing through the given point with the given slope. Slope=8/7; (5,-3) Choices: -8/7x+y=-61/7 -8/7x-1=-61/7 -8/7x+y=61/7...
15. ### NEED HELP POSTED TWICE

1. Find the slope of the line through the pair of points. (-1/3,0) and (-1/2,-1/2) Choices: -3 1/3 -1/3 3 2. Write in standard form an equation of the line passing through the given point with the given slope. Slope=8/7; (5,-3) Choices: -8/7x+y=-61/7 -8/7x-1=-61/7 -8/7x+y=61/7...
16. ### math/algebra

find the slope of any line perpendicular to the line through points (6,7) and (5,8). a)-1 b)1 c)0 d)undefined y2-y1/x2-x1 = slope So...(8-7)/5-6) = 1/-1 = -1 The slope perpendicular to that would be the negative reciprocal of -1, which is 1. Therefore, the slope is 1.
17. ### Math

1. Graph the points A ( -5,0) B ( -4, 3) and C ( 0, -4) A B C D 2. Identify the quadrant in which (3, -6) lies A II B IV C I D III 3. Determine which ordered pair is a solution of y = 2x - 3 A ( -2, 7) B ( 0, 3) C ( -4, -11 D ( 5, -7 5. Graph the linear equation y= 3x + 3 A B ...
18. ### Geometry

Find the slope of a line parallel to the line passing through points at (1, -2) and (3, 2). A. 1/2 B. undefined C. 0 D. 2
19. ### math

This was the question: Explain why the formula for determining slope using the coordinates of two points does not apply to vertical lines. The formula for determining a slope using two points does not apply to vertical lines simply because dividing by 0 is not allowed…...
20. ### Algebra

Find the slope of the line through the pair of points. A(2, –3), P(2, 9) A. 0 B. 2/3 C. -1/3 D. undefined
21. ### Math...Please help I need this done by 6:00

This was the question: Explain why the formula for determining slope using the coordinates of two points does not apply to vertical lines. The formula for determining a slope using two points does not apply to vertical lines simply because dividing by 0 is not allowed…...
22. ### Algebra

I'm suppose to write an equation with the following information: Line passes through (2,-6) and is parallel to x=8 I know i must use the slope point form the problem is that since x=8 I don not know which is the slope. Please help me :) The line for x=8 is a straight line ...
23. ### Algebra

Find the slope, if it exists, of the line containing the pair of points (9,1) and (10,-7) The slope m = __ or the slop is undefined
24. ### Algebra

Find the slope of the line containing each given pair of points, If the slope is undefined, state this (-1,4) and (5,-8)
25. ### Algebra

1. What is the slope of the line that passes through the points (-2, 5) and (1, 4)? A. -3 B. -2 C. -1/3 D. 1/3 2. A line has a slope -5/3. Through which two points could this line pass? A. (12, 13) and (17, 10) B. (16, 15) and (13, 10) C. (0, 7) and (3, 10) D. (11, 13) and (8...
26. ### Algebra!!

1. What is the slope of the line that passes through the points (-2, 5) and (1, 4)? A. -3 B. -2 C. -1/3 D. 1/3 2. A line has a slope -5/3. Through which two points could this line pass? A. (12, 13) and (17, 10) B. (16, 15) and (13, 10) C. (0, 7) and (3, 10) D. (11, 13) and (8...
27. ### Algebra

1. What is the slope of the line that passes through the points (-2, 5) and (1, 4)? A. -3 B. -2 C. -1/3 *** D. 1/3 2. A line has a slope -5/3. Through which two points could this line pass? A. (12, 13) and (17, 10) B. (16, 15) and (13, 10) *** C. (0, 7) and (3, 10) D. (11, 13...
28. ### Algebra2

Can these get checked. Find the slope of the straight line that passes through the given points or state that the slope is undefined. Then indicate if the line through the points rises (left to right), falls (left to right), is horizontal, or is vertical. 1. (7, 4) and (1, 1...
29. ### Algebra1

Complete this sentence with the correct choice: y = 4 is a horizontal line with ________. undefined slope. a slope of 4. a slope of 0. None of the above will make a true statement. Draw a line through y = 4 and parallel to the x axis. Now, what slope is that? is it a slope w/0...
30. ### math

graph the line with slope 1/2 passing through the point(-5,-2) find the slope of the line 5x+5y=3 write answer in simplest from consider the line 2x-4y=4 what is the slope of a line perpendicular to this line. what jis the slope of a line parallel to this line
31. ### Math 116A

If I graph a line containing the given pair of points how do I find the slope? (4,6) (-2,-3) M= or is the slope undefined I got -3-(-2)/-2-4 and it becomes 1/6 I don't think this is correct help!!!!!!!!!!
32. ### MATH

Find the slope of the line passing through the pair of points. ( -5, 5) and ( 9, 7)
33. ### math,correction

The question asks: Find the slope of any ilne parallel to the line through points (20,9) and (7,8). so i found slope which i did: y=(9-8)/(20-7)= (-(-)/(13) so by having the slope how do find another the slope of any line parallel to this one that go through the points. slope ...
34. ### Algebra

Find the value of x so that the line through the points has the given slope (2,2) and (x,9);slope: undefined
35. ### Math /Algebra

I was challenged with this question: Explain why the formula for determining slope using the coordinated of two points does not apply to vertical lines. This was my answer: The formula for determining a slope using two points does not apply to vertical lines simply because it ...
36. ### Math

how would I find the slope of the line passing through each pair of points in (3, 7) and (6, -11)
37. ### Math

Find the slope of the line passing through the pair of points. (3, -2)and (4, -2). I got 4/7 -
38. ### algebra

Write the equation of the line with x-intercept (–8, 0) and undefined slope. would this by y=-8x?????????? You're close! The only line with an undefined slope is a vertical line. Therefore the equation of a vertical line passing through (-8, 0) is: x = -8 There is no y in ...
39. ### algebra

Could someone please check my work. what is the slope of the line that passes through the given points?(2,12( and (6,11) -1/4 (my choice) 1/4 4 -4 My work: 11-12/6-2=-1/4 what is the slope of the line that passes through the given points? undefined( my choice) 0 -2/3 -3/2 My ...
40. ### Math , correction

correct Write the equation of the line passing through each of the given pairs of points. Write your result in slope-intercept form, where possible. (2,-3) and (2,4) this is what i did for it. m= (4-(-3))/(2-2)=(7)/(0)= slope is undefined which means that the line is vertical ...
41. ### Algebra

Find the slope of any line perpendicular to the line through the points (0, 5) and (-3, -4). Show work Find the slope of the line through the two points: slope= (y2-y1)/(x2-x1) you do that. Now the slope of the line perpendicular to this is the negative reciprocal, or ...
42. ### Math

Find the slope of the line passing through the pair of points: (9, 5) and (4, 1). My answer is : -4/5 Is this correct? Thanks.
43. ### math grade 9

can someone check over my answers and correct them? *over means fraction 1) What would the slope be for a road that has a rise of 11m and a run of 100m? a. 22 over 100 b. 11 over 100 (THS ONE) c. 15 over 100 d. 30 over 100 2) What would the slope be for a road that has a rise ...
44. ### Algebra..

Problems 1a - 1c: Find the slope of the straight line that passes through the given points or state that the slope is undefined. Help!? 1. (7, 4) and (1, 1) 2. (-3, 4) and (2, -1) 3. (-5, 3) and (-5, 2)
45. ### Math

On a grid with points R(-2,-6)& S(3,4), what is the slope of line RS? I don't know how to find the slope. Thank you. The formula for a straight line is y = mx + b m is the slope and b is the y intercept. One way is to plug in the two sets of points listed in the problem and ...
46. ### Math ms sue??? (Check my answers????)

1) What would the slope be for a road that has a rise of 11m and a run of 100m? a. 22 over 100 b. 11 over 100 (THS ONE) c. 15 over 100 d. 30 over 100 2) What would the slope be for a road that has a rise of 5m and a run of 100m? a. 0.05 (THIS ONE) b. 0.25 c. 0.16 d. 0.02 3) ...
47. ### algebra

Find the slope of any line perpendicular to the line through the points (0,5) and (-3,-4) Write the equation of the line passing through each of the given pairs of points. Write the answer in slope-intercept form, where possible. (-1,3) and (4,-2)
48. ### Calculus (pleas help!)

Find the slope of the tangent line to the ellipse x^2/36 + y^2/49 =1 at the point (x,y). slope =_______ Are there any points where the slope is not defined? (Enter them as comma-separated ordered-pairs, e.g., (1,3), (-2,5). Enter none if there are no such points.) slope is ...
49. ### math /algebra

This was the : Explain why the formula for determining slope using the coordinates of two points does not apply to vertical lines. This is my answer:The formula for determining a slope using two points does not apply to vertical lines simply because dividing by 0 is not ...
50. ### math

This was the question : Explain why the formula for determining slope using the coordinates of two points does not apply to vertical lines. This is my answer:The formula for determining a slope using two points does not apply to vertical lines simply because dividing by 0 is ...
51. ### math

Can someone please check my work?? 16. The bigger the number the slope is in the equation, what do you notice happens to the graph? When the slope, m, gets bigger the line will become steeper. My Answer~~ As the slope, m, gets bigger the line gets steeper 17.What common ...
52. ### algebra

Find the slope of the line containing the given pair of points. If the line is undefined, state so. Please be sure to show all of your work. (1, 2) and (9, 12)
53. ### Algebra..

Find the slope of the straight line that passes through the given points or state that the slope is undefined. Then indicate if the line through the points rises (left to right), falls (left to right), is horizontal, or is vertical. 1. (7, 4) and (1, 1) 2. (-3, 4) and (2, -1) ...
54. ### Physics

can someone help i'm stuck on two questions??? 23. On a velocity-time graph, when is the object not moving? when the slope is a straight line rising to the right when the slope is a straight line falling to the right when the slope is a line curving upward to the right at the ...
55. ### math, correction

bobpursley. i'm still questioning the problem states find the slope of any line perpendicualr to the line through points (3,3) and (2,8). y= (8-3)/(2-3) the slope i get is. (5)/(-1) for the first slope now to get any line perpendicular to the line through the same points. My ...
56. ### algebra

Find the slope of the line through the given points. (2,4) (6,-3). m=y2-y1 over x2-x1. (-3)-(4) over(6)-(2) -3-4 over 6-2 -7 over 4. I plotted the two coordinates (2,-4) (6)(-3), and the slope is -7 over 4, right? How do you plot the slope? I think you intended to write that ...
57. ### Algebra

What is the slope of the line that passes through the pair of points (3,8) and (9,5)? A. -2 B. 2 C. 1/2 D. -1/2 What is the slope of the line that passes through the pair of points (-7/2, -3) and (-5, 5/2)? A. 6/22 B. -6/22 C. 22/6 D. -22/6 Write and equation in point-slope ...
58. ### math

A line connecting the points (x, 12) and (12, 9) has a slope 1.4. Determine X. a. 9 b. 10 c. 7 d. 8 Steepest slope? a. 0.4 b. undefined c. 0.1 d. -1 over 7 Flattest slope? a. 7 over 9 b. 0 (THIS ONE) c. undefined d. 2 over 3
59. ### Math

Find the slope of the line passing through the points (9,12) and (8,4. equation for slope = y2-y1/x2-x1
60. ### Algebra

Find an equation of the line containing pair of points (1/6, 1/3) and (5/6, 3) I can't seem to figure out the slope right, which apparently is 5. How does one get a five slope out of all these fractions?!!! To find the slope 3-1/3 = 8/3 over 5/6 - 1/6 = 4/6 = 2/3 What am I ...
61. ### algebra (slope)

find the value of y so that the line passing through the two points has the given slope. (8.y), (2,-3), m=1/2
62. ### Pre-Algebraa

1. Find an equation in slope-intercept form for the line passing through each pair of points: (-4,4), (-5,-3) a. y = 7x - 32 b. y = 7x + 32 c. y = -7x + 32 d. x = 7y + 32 is the answer a?
63. ### Algebra

Please help! I need it fast. And yes this is Connections Academy, Linear Functions Test (1) What is the slope of the line that passes through the pair of points: (1,7) and (10,1) (2) What is the slope of the line that passes through the pair of points: (-5/3,-1) and (-2,9/2)
64. ### math correction

Find the slope of any line perpendicular to the line through points (0,5) and (-3, -4). the slope i get is = 3 so the slope of any line perpendicular would be the reciprocal of 3 which is -3/1 is that the correct answer. or do i have to word it differenly like y = -3/1x + 5 if...
65. ### Math

Determine the slope of the line through the given points. If the slope is undefined, so state. (1,5) and (4,13)
66. ### ALG 2!!!

6. What is the slope of the line represented by the equation x = -9? 7. Write an equation of a line with a slope of 0 and passing through the point (5,4). Hint: To answer this question, consider the type of line that has a slope of 0. Then write an equation of that line using ...
67. ### math

This is my homework assignment, and this isn't the real problem. I made this one up. so you could walk me through the steps so I can do the real problem!! Thank you(: What is the slope of the line that passes through the pair of points (3/2 , -2) and (-3, 7/3).
68. ### math,correction

the problem states. find the slope of any line perpendicular to the line through points (3,3) and (2,8). so did the formula m= (y2-y1)/(x2-x1) and from it i got -5 so the slope is -5 and anyline perpendicular to this sloe would be positive 5 is that correct. no. the slope ...
69. ### algebra review!

it says write the equation of the vertical line that passes through the point (7,-3). what do i need to start it off? find the equation for the line with undefined slope and passing through the point (-1,-2). what do i need to start that off? what equation do i use to find the...
70. ### algebra

Find the value of x so that the line passing through the points will have the given slope: (x, 6) and (10, -3) with a slope of -3/2. Type only the number in the blank
71. ### bobpursley: math cont

find the equation (in slope intercept form) the line passing through the points with the given coordinate (-1,-1) (-3,-3) ok slope 1 y+3=1(x-(-3) y+3=1x-3 -3 -3 y=x-6.. correct?
72. ### math - pls check!!!

Write an equation in point-slope form for the line that passes through one of the following pairs of points (you may choose the pair you want to work with). Then, use the same set of points to write the equation in standard form and again in slope-intercept form. (5, 1) and (-...
73. ### Math

Finding the slope and y-intercept for x = -9, I beleive is (-9, 0) and the slope is undefined. However what if you are looking for the slope and y-intercept of y = x? Hmmm. It is a vertical line, so you are right, slope is undefined. Now y=x is easy Rewrite it as y= 1*x + 0 ...
74. ### algebra II

Choose the equation in slope-intercept form for the line passing through each pair of points. (-4, -2) and (2, 3) y=-5/6x+14/3, or y=5/6x+4/3
75. ### algebra

Choose the equation in slope-intercept form for the line passing through each pair of points (1/2, 1) and 1, 5) y=1/8x+39/8 y=1/2x+9/2 y=2x+3 y=8x-3 (*)
76. ### Algebra

Doing a slope project in Algebra. The instructions are to make a picture And label coordinates points.. You have to show a negative slope. A verticle slope, an undefined slope, And a positive slope. Here is my problem. I have to write An equation and show my work for the ...
77. ### Algebra 1- Please help whenever you get the chance

2. What is the slope of the line that passes through the pair of points? (7,2) and (9,6) a. -1 b. -2 c. 1 d. 2 I think it's d 3. What is the slope of the line that passes through the pair of points? (3,-4) and (6,-9) a. 5/3 b. -5/3 c. 3/5 d. -3/5 i think it's a I'm not 100% ...
78. ### math,correction

find the slope of any line perpendicualr to the line through points (3,3) and (2,8) so i did: y= (8-3)/(2-8)= (5)/(-6) to find another line perpendicular do i have to take one set of the points and substitute them into y=mx+b? The slope for the perpendcular line is the ...
79. ### math plz

hi, is there an equation to finding the perpendicular bisector of a line. for example i had a line b (1,1) and c(8,1) and a was (6,5) how would i find the bisector from a going through line bc? tnx first off, the slope of a perpendicular line is -1/m (m=slope). since you can ...
80. ### Math

Can someone please check my work? Write the slope-intercept (y = mx +b) form of the equation from the information given. 1. Slope = ½ and b = -3 Y=1/2-3 2. Slope equals 2 and the line goes through the point (-1, 3) Y=2x+5 3. The line goes through the points (8,5) and (9, 6) Y...
81. ### Algebra 1

32.) What is the slope for the line that passes through a pair of points? (-4,4), (3,2) -2/5 -2/7 6/7 -1/7 Still stuck on this question -_-
82. ### Calculus

Determine the equation of the line described by the given information. a) slope -2/3, passing through (0,6) b) passing through points (2,7) and (6,11) c) parallel to y=4x-6 passing through point (2,6)
83. ### Algebra

1. Is it more difficult to run up a ramp with a slope of 1/5 or a slope of 5? 2. What is the slope of a line that passes through the points (2,0) and (5,0)? 3. A line has a slope of 2. It passes through the points (1,2) and (3,y). What is he value of y? 4. What is the slope of...
84. ### algebra

Find the slope of any line perpendicular to the line through points (0,5) and(-3,-4). I found the slope to be 3, but would the answer to the question be -1/3 ? what are your thoughts?? The slope of your given line is (y2-y1)/(x2-x1) = (-4 -5)/(-3-0) = -9/-3 = 3 The slope of ...
85. ### math

write an equation in slope-intercept formfor the line passing through each pair of points. (12,5) and (-4,1) pleae help me!!!! i don't understanf how to solve it
86. ### Calculus

slope of tan line to the ellipse is -4x/y for x^(2)/4+y^(2)/16 Are there any points where the slope is not defined? (Enter them as comma-separated ordered-pairs, e.g., (1,3), (-2,5). Enter none if there are no such points.) slope is undefined at
87. ### math

Which pair of points lie on a line with an undefined slope? a. (0,4) (4,0) b. (0,2) (2,2) c. (4,0) (4,4) d. (4,4) (2,2)
88. ### math

Which pair of points lie on a line with an undefined slope? a. (0,4) (4,0) b. (0,2) (2,2) c. (4,0) (4,4) d. (4,4) (2,2)
89. ### math help & correction

Problem #1 Is this correct or wrong? Find the slope of the line passing through the points(-1, -1)and(-1, 2). Write the equation of the line. For this one I KEEP GETTING Y= - (3)/(2)x-2.5 Problem #2 Find the y-intecept and slope of 7x+9y=72 My answer: Slope is: - (9)/(8) y-...
90. ### algebra

find the slope of the line through the folling pairs of points. (-5, -3) and (-5,2) Since the two points are on a vertical line (how does one know that?), the slope is infinite.
91. ### mat

write the equation of the line passing through each of the given points with the indicated slope. give your results in slope-intercept form. (0, 5) , m = 1/4
92. ### algebra

this is what they want and im confused can any one explain it Rewrite the following in simplified radical form. Assume that all variables represent positive real numbers
93. ### math

Directions: Find the slope of any line perpendicular to the line through points(0,5) and (-3,-4). THis is what i did. m=(-4-5)/(-3-0)=(9)/(3)=3 y=mx+b using points :(0,5) 5=3(0)+b 5=b y=3x+5 so the slope of the perpendicular line is (-1)/(3) When finding the slope, you got ...
94. ### Math/Algebra do u know how to do slope intercept?

The following problems are in slope,point slope, and slope intercept forms of a line. Could you check these thanks. Find the slope intercept form of a line that passes through these two points (-4,4) and (2,1) Answer: y= -1/2x-2 Find the slope intercept form of a line that is ...
95. ### ALG 2!!!

Write an equation of a line with a slope of 0 and passing through the point (5,4). Hint: To answer this question, consider the type of line that has a slope of 0. Then write an equation of that line using the values in the ordered pair.
96. ### algebra

Find the value of y so that the line passing through the two points has the given slope? 1. (12,y), (-6,9/7), m= -1/6 _____________ write an equation in slope-intercept form. (then graph the equation). 2. 18y+2x-9=0 3. 3x-4y=-8
97. ### 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^...
98. ### Math

1. Find the slope of the line that passes through the points (-1, 2), (0, 5). 2. Suppose y varies directly with x, and y = 15 and x = 5. Write a direct variation equation that relates x and y. What is the value of y when x = 9? 3. Write an equation in slope-intercept form of ...
99. ### MATH HELP ASAP

For questions 1–4, find the slope of the following graphs. 1. a. 1/2 b. 2 c. 2 d. -1/2 2. a. 3/2 b. 1 c. -1 d. -3/2 3. a. 2/3 b. 3/2 c. 3 d. -2/3 4. a. 0 b. 1 c. -1 d. undefined For questions 5 and 6, find the slope of the line that goes through the following points. 5. x: 0...
100. ### Algebra

Write an equation in standard form (slope-intecept form) of the line passing through the pair of points (3,4) and (5,8) containing point (5,9) and parallel to the line.