1. 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,

    asked by Jasmine20 on January 23, 2007
  2. 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

    asked by Andrea on October 4, 2012
  3. math, algebra

    the problem reads: Write the equation of the line which passes through the point (2,1) and is parallel to another line with equation y = (5)/(2) x + 6 the answer i get is the following is this correct though y = (5)/(2) x - 4 Since your new line is

    asked by jasmine20 on April 1, 2007
  4. 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

    asked by S Rey on June 5, 2010
  5. 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

    asked by S Rey on June 6, 2010
  6. 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

    asked by Melanie on February 15, 2011
  7. 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

    asked by keith on June 26, 2010
  8. Math

    Choose the equation of a line that is parallel to y = 3x - 2 and passes through the point (-1,-6). y = 3x + 3 y = 3x - 3 y = (-1/3)x + 19/3 y = (-1/3)x - 19/3 *i think it's the last one! The slope must be 3. That is the "m" term in the form y = m x + b So

    asked by Francheska on November 7, 2006
  9. Algebra

    Are these answer"s correct? What is the equation for the line that passes through the (-2,2) and has a slope of 5? Answer- Y=5x + 2 Y=5x +12 Y=5x -2 None of these ¨C I believe this is the answer Find the value of x^3+¡¼2x¡½^2-3 when x =3. Answer- 42

    asked by lizzie on August 6, 2011
  10. Algebra

    I am trying to find out if my answer's are correct. Can someone please verify. What is the equation for the line that passes through the (-2,2) and has a slope of 5? Answer- Y=5x + 2 Y=5x +12 Y=5x -2 None of these ¨C I believe this is the answer Find the

    asked by lizzie on August 7, 2011
  11. 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

    asked by Anon on March 2, 2011
  12. 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

    asked by Tim on May 27, 2007
  13. 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

    asked by SEMA , Need Help on March 23, 2010
  14. 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

    asked by Timm on May 27, 2007
  15. 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??

    asked by help please on November 28, 2017
  16. 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),

    asked by <3 on October 26, 2009
  17. 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

    asked by lizzie on August 7, 2011
  18. 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 ???

    asked by student that needs help asap on December 1, 2017
  19. 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

    asked by Kimbaza on November 18, 2015
  20. math

    Can you check if my answer is correct? thanks... Find the equation of the line that passes through the points (-2,1) and (1, -5). m = y2 -y1/x2-x1 = 5-1/ 1-(-2) = 4/1+2 = 4/3

    asked by drake on October 26, 2009
  21. 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

    asked by Kimbaza on November 18, 2015
  22. Algebra2

    Write an equation for the line that passes through (0,7) and is perpendicular to the line whose equation is y = 1/2x-1. my answer is y = 2x-7 is this correct? That can't be right, because when x=0, y must be 7. Furthermore, the slope of the line you want

    asked by Anonymous on July 26, 2007
  23. Algebra

    Hey, can someone help me out with these questions? 1. Find the slope of the line that passes through (-2,-3) and (1,1). A) 1/3 B) 1 C) 2 D) 4/3 2. A line with slope = 1/2 passes through the points (2,5) and (x,3). What is the value of x? A) -1 B) 1 C) -2

    asked by Izzybelle on November 18, 2018
  24. 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

    asked by Noah on May 28, 2007
  25. algebra

    Which choice is the equation of a line that passes through point (7, 3) and is parallel to the line represented by this equation? y = 2/7x - 3 A. 7x + 3y = 2 B. y = 2/7x + 1 C. y = -7/2x -3 D. 2x + 7y = 1 i would assume that the answer to this would be B,

    asked by caduceus on November 11, 2013
  26. 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

    asked by GummyBears on December 16, 2015
  27. 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

    asked by stressed on May 13, 2007
  28. Math please.

    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

    asked by Walt on January 15, 2016
  29. 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

    asked by Walt on January 15, 2016
  30. 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

    asked by Savannah on August 2, 2015
  31. math, help please !

    use the following instructions for problems 1 and 2: for a right triangle with legs a and b and hypotenuse c, find the missing side length. round your answer to the nearest tenth, if necessary. 1. a = 5;b = 10 - 3.9 -11.2 -8.7 -125 2. a = 9;c=15 -12 -17.5

    asked by bean on February 23, 2016
  32. Algebra II

    1) Write an equation of the line that passes through (9,6) and is perpendicular to the line whose equation is y=-1/3x+7. Answer: y=3x-21 2)Find x in the solution of the system 3x+y=2 ans 2x-3y=16 Answer:2

    asked by Lucy on April 6, 2008
  33. 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

    asked by Mikita on September 24, 2015
  34. Math

    Write an equation for the line that is parallel to the given line and passes through the given point. y=2x+4; (3,8) A. y = 2x + 2 B. y = 2x + 6 C. y = -2x + 6 D. y = -1/2x + 2** Am I correct?

    asked by Blaw on November 15, 2017
  35. 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.

    asked by rachel on October 18, 2009
  36. math

    Let L be the line with parametric equations x = −8+2t y = 4+3t z = −4 Find the vector equation for a line that passes through the point P=(−2, 1, 3) and intersects L at a point that is distance 2 from the point Q=(−8, 4, −4). Note that there are

    asked by Excel on October 26, 2015
  37. 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

    asked by Ms. Betty on September 3, 2009
  38. Algebra uno help please :)

    Write an equation of the line that passes through the given point and is parrel to the given line. 1. (-1,3) Y=2x+2 I'm thinking that you just plug in -1 and 3 for x and y. So, 3=2(-1)+2 Correct? Please help me. :) Thank you -Allyson

    asked by Allyson on December 5, 2010
  39. algebra

    Which choice is the equation of a line that passes through the point (–6, –2) and is perpendicular to the line represented by this equation? y = −3x + 1 A. 3x + y = 1 B. y = 1/3x C. y = −3x D. −3y = −x + 1 isn't the answer to this B, since the

    asked by caduceus on November 11, 2013
  40. 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.

    asked by Angie on December 9, 2012
  41. 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

    asked by erin on July 26, 2007
  42. 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

    asked by Jessica on October 15, 2007
  43. maths

    Find an equation of the line that is perpendicular to the line whose equation is 2x – 5y = 3 and passes through (-2, 7). Last time i posted this, the answer was wrong

    asked by Jo on February 27, 2018
  44. Algebra ??

    What would be the missing piece of information given the following information: Find the equation of the line that passes through the points (2, 6) and (4, 10). y = 2x + ? a. 4 b. 2 c. 7 d. 5 OK. let's take this step by step. y = 2x + ? Remember the

    asked by Margie on October 14, 2006
  45. Advanced math-ck answer, please

    Write the standard form of the equation of the line that passes through (-3,7) and is perpendicular to the line with the equation y=3x-5. Answer: 3x+y=16 Thanks

    asked by Lucy on June 22, 2008
  46. Algebra

    Please Check My Anwsers What is the slope of the line in the graph show below? /content/media/390571-1122011-42500-PM-1076804072.png A) -2 B) -1 C) 1 (My Choice) D) 2 Find the slope of a line that passes through (–2, –3) and (1, 1) A) 1/3 B) 1 C) 2 (My

    asked by Anoamis =D on December 5, 2016
  47. Algebra uno help please. :)

    Write an equation of the line that passes through the point ( 8,3) and has the slope of 1/4 So, I think you would write it as Y=1/4x+B and, you'd plug in 8 for the x, and 1 for the y. So you'd get 1=1/4(4) + B And you'd get.. 1=1+B So, subtract one from

    asked by Allyson on December 1, 2010
  48. Algebra

    Which equation is the equation of a line that passes through (-10,3) and is perpendicular to y=5x-7 A)y=5x+53***** B)y=-1/5x-7 C)y=-1/5x+1 D)y=1/5x+5 Am I correct Please explain

    asked by Ashley on December 10, 2016
  49. Math

    Write an equation for the line that passes through (0,7) and is perpendicular to the line whose equation is y=1/2x-1. y-y1=m(x-x1) y-7=2/1(x-0) y-7=2x-0 y=2x+7(answer)

    asked by Jon on February 25, 2008
  50. 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

    asked by Anonymous on September 10, 2012
  51. 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)

    asked by Cayla on February 2, 2012
  52. alg.

    Find the slope of the line passing through the points (–2, 1) and (3, 9). I know the equation to figure this out is: m = y(2) + y(1) ----------- x(2) + x(1) but its a multiple choice question and my answer is not the same as the choices. how exactly do I

    asked by lacy on July 31, 2007
  53. Algebra II

    Find the equation of the line that passes through the points (1,4) and (2,-8). Question options: y = -3x + 9 y = 6x + 5 y = -12x + 16 y = 12x - 8 < this one is wrong.. I thought I had it right so how do I find the correct answer? i'm not getting any of the

    asked by Kate on February 1, 2017
  54. 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

    asked by GummyBears on November 14, 2015
  55. Math (check answers)

    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?

    asked by K on December 15, 2017
  56. Algebra

    1. Find the slope of a line that passes through (-2 -3) and (1 1). a. 1/3 b. 1 c. 2 d. 4/2 2. For the equation -4y=8x, what is the constant of variation? a. -4 b. -2 c. 1 d. 2 3. What is an equation in slope-intercept form for the line that passes through

    asked by Anonymous on November 3, 2015
  57. 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)

    asked by andrea on September 22, 2009
  58. 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

    asked by PicturesDon'tChangeThePeopleInsideOfThemDo on December 13, 2017
  59. 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

    asked by JOJO on June 6, 2013
  60. math

    The following table of values represents a line. x | y -10 | 19 0 | -1 10 | -21 50 | -101 Identify the equation of the line. Write the equation in slope-intercept form. My answer: −2x+(−1) The answer came out incorrect, and the correct answer was

    asked by John Doswell on February 29, 2016
  61. Math

    The following table of values represents a line. x | y -10 | 19 0 | -1 10 | -21 50 | -101 Identify the equation of the line. Write the equation in slope-intercept form. My answer: −2x+(−1) The answer came out incorrect, and the correct answer was

    asked by John Doswell on February 29, 2016
  62. Calculus

    What is the equation of the line which passes through the point (6,4) and is parallel to the line with the parametric equations x=5t+4 and y=t-7? I think the answer is y = 1/5x + 14/5.

    asked by Anonymous on March 22, 2018
  63. trig

    find an equation of the line that passes through (2,-4) and is parallel to the line 3x-y=1. Write your answer in the form y=mx+b. please help!

    asked by Lou on February 26, 2008
  64. Math

    What is the equation of the line that passes through the point (-2,3) and that is perpendicular to the line represented by 3x-2y=-2? A. 2x+3y=5 B. 2x+3y=7 C. -2x=3y=5 D. 3x-2y=-12 I think that the answer is D, but I am not too sure about it.

    asked by Haley on May 11, 2015
  65. algebra

    write equation of line that passes through P(0,0) and is parallel to given line, x=8y-16, answer in slope intersect form.

    asked by Rick on September 16, 2007
  66. 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

    asked by REEEEEEEEEE on January 16, 2018
  67. 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

    asked by Victoria on November 29, 2012
  68. Math

    I had an assignment containing 45 problems, and I am unsure of 4, can you check and see if the answers are correct? 1. Write an equation of the line containing the given point and parallel line (5,-1), 3x-7y=9 My answer was: y=3/7x-22/7 2. Find the

    asked by S:Please, I just need a check on December 6, 2009
  69. MATH

    I had an assignment containing 45 problems, and I am unsure of 4, can you check and see if the answers are correct? 1. Write an equation of the line containing the given point and parallel line (5,-1), 3x-7y=9 My answer was: y=3/7x-22/7 2. Find the

    asked by sarah on December 6, 2009
  70. Math

    I had an assignment containing 45 problems, and I am unsure of 4, can you check and see if the answers are correct? 1. Write an equation of the line containing the given point and parallel line (5,-1), 3x-7y=9 My answer was: y=3/7x-22/7 2. Find the

    asked by S on December 6, 2009
  71. Math

    Find the equation of the line that passes through (-5,4) and (6,4) My work: M= 4-4/6+5 = 0/11 y=mx+b 4= 0(6) + b 4=b Y=4 Therefore, the equation of the line that passes through (-5,4) And (6,4) is y=4 Was this done correctly?

    asked by ashley on February 19, 2015
  72. Math

    Please let me know if I figured this out correctly. Directions:Write an equation for the line that is perpendicular to the given line and that passes through the given point. 1) y=x-3; (4,6) Answer: y=-x-10 Thank you!

    asked by Kate on January 30, 2012
  73. 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

    asked by TinaG on May 26, 2010
  74. Math

    Here is the problem. I got the answer but I would like a better understanding. Find the equation of a line that passes thru(6,-2) and is perpendicular to equation x-3y+16. I got the final answer being -3x+16. Can someone please explain how to get this? I

    asked by Jenn on April 25, 2016
  75. 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

    asked by cristalL5 on April 24, 2018
  76. 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

    asked by Mikil on September 23, 2015
  77. Algebra (grade 9)

    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).

    asked by Sam&lt;3 on October 18, 2009
  78. 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 .

    asked by Krista on April 10, 2017
  79. Algebra 1

    My little sister needs help on her homework and I don't remember really how to do this. I can't tell her if the answers or if she is doing them is the correct way. So if you could please tell me the answer and how you got it that would be great!

    asked by Maria on March 14, 2012
  80. 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

    asked by Debbie on February 3, 2017
  81. 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

    asked by thomas on February 9, 2007
  82. 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)?

    asked by Henry P on May 27, 2012
  83. 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

    asked by jasmine20 on January 16, 2007
  84. Math

    Line A passes the points (-5,-13) and (1,-1). Line B runs perpendicular to Line A and passes the points (6,5). Find the equation of each line.

    asked by Sarah H on December 1, 2015
  85. Maths

    Hi, need a bit of help on this one. A straight line passes through the points (4,3) and (10,0), I need to write down the equation of the line in the form y=mx+c, I have tried but I cant seem to get the second coordinates to satisfy the equation. Here is

    asked by Del on July 9, 2010
  86. Algebra 1

    Write the equation in standard form for the line that passes through (6, -1) and (10,-*) So far I have -8-1 is -9 and 10-6 is 4, is the -9 correct? Then y plus 10 equals 9/4(x - 8) Then multiply by 2 so 2y plus 20 equals 18/4x - 146/4 Is this correct so

    asked by Elisa on September 29, 2009
  87. Alg 2

    Write an equation of the line that passes through (-3,4) and is perpendicular to the line y=2x-5. Answer: y-y1=2(x-x1) y-4=2(x+3) Is this how I would write my equation or should I distribute the 2 to make it y-4=2x+6?

    asked by Amy on June 10, 2015
  88. algebra

    Write the equation in y=mx+b form. Find the equation of the line that passes through the points (8,-15) and (-2,5) I am unable to get this answer!

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  89. Math (Please help!!)

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