# it says write the equation of the vertical line that passes through the point (7,-3). what do i need to start it off?

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1. ### 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...
2. ### 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) ...
3. ### 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...
4. ### Algebra...

Write the equation of a vertical line passing through the point (8,-4). Graph x=8 and see if that is what you want. I don't understand?!What do you mean? Do you know how to draw a graph? Plot X=8, y=0 x=8, y=2 x=8, y=4 and see what kind of a line you get. That is the line for ...

1. Write the equation for the horizontal line that contains point G(-8, 8). 2. What is an equation for the line that passes through points (-1, -4) and (1, 4)? Write the equation in slope-intersect form. 3. Write an equation for the vertical line that contains point E(10, -3).

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...
7. ### algebra

Write the equation of the line that passes through point (5, 4) with a slope of 0. would this be x=5 then? no x=5 is the equation of the vertical line passing through (5,4) Any horizontal line, (slope=0), has an equation of the form y = b notice that this is a variation of the...
8. ### 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...
9. ### math

I have a few question so I will number them off. Please answer them for me I have a test tommorow and I am sure this can help other people too. 1.How do you make an equation that passes through a y-intercept and a certain point in slope-intercept form. 2.How do you find the ...
10. ### 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-...
11. ### 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 ...
12. ### 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 ...

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?

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).
15. ### 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 ...
16. ### Math(check)

1)Find the range of the relation [(-1,4)},(2,5),(3,5)}.Then determine whether the relation is a funtion. 4,5,5 is the range 4,5 is a function 2)Find f(-1),if f(x)= x^2-6x/x+2 (-1)^2-6(-1)/-1+2 1+6/-1+2 7/1 =7 3)Find f(a),if f(t)= 2t^2-t-2. 2(a)^2-a-2 2a^2-a-2 4)Which equation ...
17. ### math

1.Write an equation for the line that is parallel to x = -35 and passes through the point (7, 12). 2.Write an equation for a horizontal line that passes through the point (5, -2).
18. ### Match

I need to write an equation of the line that passes through the given points of: f(-1)= -6 f(4)= -14 I'm not sure how to start. Thanks.
19. ### algebra

1. write an equation of the line that passes through the point and has the given slope. write the equation in slope-intercept form. a. (3,2), m=1/2 b. (-3,2), m=1/2 _______ answers: a. y=1/2x + 1/2 b. y=1/2x + 7/2 ______________________________________ 2. write an equation of ...
20. ### Algebra

for each equation tell weather its graph is a horizontal or a vertical line y=-4 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 (1,3);y=3x+2
21. ### Math

1. Use point-slope form to write the equation of a line that has a slope of 2/3 and passed through (-3,-1). Write your final equation in slope-intercept form. Is the answer y=2/3+-1 2. Write an equation of the line that passed through (2,-1) and is parallel to the graph of y= ...
22. ### 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 ...
23. ### 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...
24. ### math

A line passes through the origin and the point (-6, 4). Write the equation of the line that passes through (-6, 4) and is perpendicular to the given line. Write the final answer in the slope-intercept form y = mx + b. (The slope and y-intercept must be written as fractions, ...
25. ### Math

This question concerns the straight line that passes through the points (−1, 3) and (2, −6). Choose the three true statements from the following. Options A The gradient of the line is 3. B The gradient of the line is −3. C The gradient of the line is 13. D ...
26. ### Mathamatics

This question concerns the straight line that passes through the points (−1, 3) and (2, −6). Choose the three true statements from the following. Options A) The gradient of the line is 3. B) The gradient of the line is −3. C) The gradient of the line is 1/3. ...
27. ### math

I need help with "write in equation in slope-intercept form for the line that is parallel to to the given line line and and that passes through the given point. y=1/2x=5;(4,-3) How do you find a line that is perpendicular. Please and thank you! :)
28. ### 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 ...
29. ### 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 ...
30. ### 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
31. ### algebra

write an equation in slope-intercept form of the line that passes through the given points. a. (-6,1), (3,-7) b. (-2/3,4), (6, -1/3) write an equation in point-slope form of the line that passes through the given poitns. c. (-2,5), (4,-3) d. (1/2,-1), (-2/3,6) plz show me how ...
32. ### 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...
33. ### Mathematics

Can someone check my answers? 1. For the data in the table, does y vary directly with X? If it does write an equation for the direct variation.(X,y) (8,11) (16,22) (24,33) Yes y=2.75x Yes y=0.6875x*** Yes y=1.375x No y does not vary directly with X ** (For #1, I'm debating ...

Given A(-4,-2), B(44), and C(18,-8, answer the following questions Write the equations of the line containing the altitude the passes through B in standard form. Write the equation of the line containing the median that passes through point C in slope-intercept form Write the ...
35. ### algebra (check plz)

write an equation in slope-intercept form of the line that passes through the given points. a. (-6,1), (3,-7) b. (-2/3,4), (6, -1/3) write an equation in point-slope form of the line that passes through the given poitns. c. (-2,5), (4,-3) d. (1/2,-1), (-2/3,6) ...
36. ### 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 .
37. ### Math 101

Find the equation for each of the following items below: a. A line that passes through (6,26) and has a slope of 3. b. A line that passes though the points (5,5) and (10,20) c. A line that passes through (9,25) and has a slope of -3. d. A line that passes through (1,1) and is ...
38. ### Algebra

Can you check my answer? 1. For the data in the table, dose y vary directly with X? If it dose write an equation for the direct variation.(X,y) (8,11) (16,22) (24,33) Yes y=2.75x Yes y=2.75x Yes y=0.6875x*** Yes y=1.375x No y dose not vary directly with X 2.for the data in the...
39. ### 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
40. ### College Algebra

Find the equation of the vertical line that passes through the point (4,-9).
41. ### precalc

I;m not sure if i am doing this right...I keep getting a negative intersection point, which doesn't seem possible. Please help! a) find the equatoin of line 1 which passes through (1,3) and (9,7) I get y=3+1/2(x+1)or y=1/2x+2.5 b) the line 2 is perpedicular to line 1 and ...
42. ### Geometry

1.Write an equation of the line that passes through point P and is parallel to the line with the given equation P(2,6); Y= 2x +1 I got Y= 2x +2 2. Write an equation of the line that passes through point P and is parallel to the line with the given equation P(-1,3); Y= -4x +7 I...
43. ### 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 ...
44. ### algebra

Write an equation in slope-intercept form of the line that passes through the given points: (-1/2,-1), (3,5/2). Also, write an equation in point-slope form of the line that passes through the given points: (6,-3), (-1,9). <soo sick of these.. please help!> thanks!
45. ### 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 ...
46. ### 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...
47. ### 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 ...
48. ### REPOST!PLZ HELP!ALGEBRA!

You give up too easily. How? I posted how to get the answer below at the original question. OK but I replied... As did I. Well...I replied...again... Maybe you do understand this for horizontal lines. If you interchange x with y, vertical and horizontal lines are interchanged...
49. ### Math

I need help with two problems. Just want to make sure that the answers I put are correct. 1) Which of the following is an equation of a vertical line? F. 4x + 5y = 0 G. -4 = 16x H. 3y = -9 I. 4x + 5y = -1 2) Which equation is the equation of a line that passes through (-10, 3...
50. ### 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
51. ### 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 ...
52. ### 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 ...
53. ### geo

A line contains the points (8, 9) and (–12, –7). Using point-slope form, write the equation of the line that is parallel to the given line and that passes through (–5, –15).
54. ### 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
55. ### Geometry

Write and equation for a line n that is perpendicular to line k and passes through point (4,0)
56. ### math

Write an equation of the line that is parallel to the line y= -x+4 and passes through the point (0,10).
57. ### Algebra

a line passes through the point (-7,-4) and has a slope of 3 write an equation for this line
58. ### Algebra

a line passes through the point (4,1) and has a slope -4 write an equation for this line
59. ### algebra 1

Write the equation of a line that is perpendicular to the line x = -5 and passes through the point (-3,-7)
60. ### algebra

Write the equation of a line that is perpendicular to the line x = -5 and passes through the point (-3,-7)
61. ### Math

A line passes through (2,-1) and 8,4). How do you write an equation for the line in point-slope form?
62. ### Geometry

The line m has the equarion y= 2x + 1. The line n is perpendicular to m and passes through the point A(2,1). Write an equation of n
63. ### Algebra 2

Write an equation in slope-intercept form for the line that satisfies the following condition. passes through (5, 14), parallel to the line that passes through (12, 2) and (35, 19)
64. ### Math

Write the equation of a line whose slope is the same as the line 3y=-2x+6 and passes through the point (-1,4)
65. ### geometry

correct me if I'm wrong please. 7. what is the equation of the line which passes through c(2,3) and has a slope m =1/2? a.)x-2y=-4 <<<<< my choice b.)2x-y =1 c.)2x+y=7 d.)x+2y=8 what is the equation of the line which passes through point d(-4,2) and has angle of...
66. ### pre calculus

write the slope-intercept form of an equation for a line that passes through A(3,4)and is perpendicular to the line that passes through e(4,1) and F(-2,4)
67. ### Algebra

1. What is the equation for the line that passes through the point (-5,2) and has a slope of 0? Answer-2 2. What is the slope of the line that passes through the points (-2, 4, 15) and (1, 1.24)? Answer- -2.91 3. Write a funciton rule for the table shown x 2 3 4 F(x) 8 27 64 ...
68. ### geometry

Write the equation of a line in slope-intercept form that is parallel to the line y = 3x +2 and passes through the point (5, 2).
69. ### Calculus

Write an equation of the line that passes through the point (i) parallel to the given value, and (ii) perpendicular to the given line. Point(7,1) Line(-5x-5y=90)
70. ### Algebra

How would you solve these types of problems? They confuse me! 1. Write the quation of the line that passes through points (-8,-6) and (5,3) 2. Write the equation of the line that passes through (3,-4) and has a slope of 2. I know that you have to do something with y=mx+b, but ...
71. ### 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 "...
72. ### algebra

Write an equation in slope-intercept form for each described line. 1.The line passes through (3,-3)and is parallel to the graph. 2.The line passes through (2,-4) and is parallel to the graph of y=2x-5. 3.The line passes through the orgin with slope 2 - 3
73. ### linear equations

Write the equation of a line in slope-intercept form that is perpendicular to the line and passes through the point (-9, 4).
74. ### math

Write an equation of a line perpendicular to line AB below in slope-intercept form that passes through the point (7, 6). A (0,1) B (-2,5)
75. ### 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
76. ### 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 "...
77. ### Math

I wanted to see if I was solving this problem correctly. A line passes through the point (-3,-8)and has a slope of -2.Write an equation for this line. y=mx+b m=-2 y=-2x+b -8=-2(-3)+b
78. ### 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
79. ### Math

What is the solution of the following equation? 2 – 8x = -6 Is the ordered pair (-2, 9) a solution of the equation y = x - 7? Solve the following equation. 3(z – 2) – z = 4z – 20 Find the slope of the line that passes through the points (4, 8) and (10, 5) using the ...
80. ### 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
81. ### 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...
82. ### 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...
83. ### 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
84. ### 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)?
85. ### algebra1

Write the equation of the line that passes through point (5, 15) with a slope of 4.
86. ### math

write the equation of a line with a y-intercept of -3 and passes through the point (2,4)
87. ### mat1033

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

write the equation of the line with slope 2 that passes through the point (-1,5)
89. ### Math

write the equation of the line with slope 2 that passes through the point (-1,5)
90. ### Algebra

How do I write an equation of a line that passes through the point (-28, -5) and is parallel to y= -5 45 X - _ __ 8. 2
91. ### math-more practice problems need help!

Give the equation of the line y=x+6 that is perpendicular to the line and passes through point (0, -4).
92. ### Algebra

How do I write an equation of a line that passes through the point (-31,22) and is parallel to this equation: 16x + 13y= -210
93. ### Algebra

How do I write an equation of a line that passes through the point (-31,22) and is parallel to this equation: 16x + 13y= -210
94. ### geometry

using the slope y-intercert equation, how do you write an equation that passes through point p and is parallel to the line. P(2,4), y = -3x. Is it y = -3x + 10? Thanks
95. ### Math

A straight line x/a -y/b =1 passes through the point (8,6) and cuts off a triangle of area 12 units from the axes of coordinates .find the equation of straight line
96. ### 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 ...
97. ### Geometry

Hi, For one part of my problem I have had to find the equation of a straight line that passes through two points, I have done this but now i need to determine whether a new point lies on this line by using the equation from the first part, how would I do this please. The ...