# Consider the line with equation 5x – 2y = 10. (a) Find the y-intercept for the given line. (b)Find the slope for a line parallel to the given line. (c) Find the slope for a line perpendicular to the given

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1. ## Math. HELP!

1. What is an equation for the line with slope 2/3 and y-intercept 9? 2. What is an equation in slope-intercept form for the line that passes through the points (1,-3) and (3,1). 3. For the equation -4y = 8x, what is the constant of variation? 4. Suppose y

2. ## Mathematics

For question 1 & 2, find the x- and y-intercept of the line. 1. -10x + 5y = 40 A. x-intercept is 5; y-intercept is -10 B. x-intercept is 8; y-intercept is -4 C. x-intercept is -10; y-intercept is 5 D. x-intercept is -4; y-intercept is 8*** 2. 5x + 4y = 80

3. ## Algebra

Compare the line passing through the points (−3, −11) and (6, 4) to the line given by the equation y=35x−6. A. They have the same slope. B. They have the same x-intercept. C. The two lines are perpendicular. D. They have the same y-intercept. I say c

4. ## Algebra

For the data in the table, does y vary directly with x? If it does, write an equation for the direct variation. X Y 52 39 32 24 2o 15 8 6 Find the slope of the given lines: 2. (6, 5) & (9, 10) 3. (-2, -4) & (-2, -6) Write the equation of the line in point

5. ## math

This is for the pretest. What is the solution to the system of equations pictured below? A.(-3,5) B.(-3,-2) C(3,4) D.(1,2) E(6,-2) When writing in slope intercept form what does the 'm" Represent? What is the 'b'? A. M is the x value and b is the number B.

6. ## math

A line crosses the y-axis at (0,4) and has a slope of -2. Find an equation for the this line. A) y = 2x + 4 B) y = -2x + 4 C) y = -2x - 4 D) y = -4x + 2

1. Find the x-intercept and the y-intercept of 8x - 2y = -24. a. x= -7, y= 2 b. x= -4, y= 14 c. x= -3, y= 12 d. x= -7, y= -2 answer: a 2. Find the x- and y- intercept of the line 2x + 3y = -18. a. x-intercept is 18, y-intercept is 18 b. x-intercept is -6,

8. ## Algebra

graph the equation x-3=y (where do I plot the points?) find the intercepts and then graph: 5x+4y=20 find the intercepts and then graph: 1.4x-1.3y=3.64 graph the equation using slope and y-intercept: y=10/7x +4 graph using slope and y-intercept: x+2y=8

9. ## 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

10. ## Help with Math

1.) Which is the equation of the line that contains the points (0,3) and (-2,4)? A. x+2y=6 B. 2x+y=3 C. 2x+y=0 D. x-2y=6 2.) Which statement is true of the equation that follows? y-6 = -3(x + 1) A. The slope is 3, and the y-intercept is -6. B. The slope is

11. ## Math-due today, need a check

Please help me with this, below is a question I have to answer…below that is my answer…did I do, or answer this correctly? Post a response of at least 50 words to the following: Explain how to graph linear equations using the x- and y-intercepts.

12. ## mathematics

The equation of line L is y=3x–4 and is perpendicular to line H. They cross each other at the y-intercept of line L. Find the equation of line H.

13. ## Algebra 1

Im in Connexus and I need help with these chunky ones... 1. What is the slope of the line in the graph shown below? It shows a line going through (0, 3) and (1, 1) 2. Find the slope of a line that passes through (–2, –3) and (1, 1). 3. For the equation

14. ## algebra

Find the slope and y-intercept. x=7 I know that the slope is undefined. The y-intercept would be none, right? Since no y is listed. What you have is a vertical line through x = 7. "y" can be anything. The slope is infinity and the y axis is never

15. ## ALGEBRA

Solve for y intercepts 7x+y=-2 Answer: Y = -2 7x + 2y = 4 Answer: Y = 2 -------------- If (3,-5) is a point on the graph for the equation in the form y=mx+7, then m=? Answer: -5=m(3)=7 m=-4 ---------------- Identify slope and y - intercept y=7x+3 Answer:

16. ## Algebra

write the equation of the line in slope-intercept form given the slope and the coordinates of the y-intercept m = 3/7;(0, 8/3) find an equation of the line described below. write the equation in slope-intercept form (solved for y) when possible. through

17. ## Algebra

I need an equation for L that satisfies the given geometric condition. L has a y intercept (0,3) and is parallel to the equation y = 2/3x+1 Please take me step by step so I can understand. Thank you well they would have the same slope 2/3x except this line

18. ## Slopes

Given y = 2x – 4, choose the statement that accurately describes this line. The slope is 2 and the y intercept is 4. The slope is 2 and the y intercept is -4. The slope is 4 and the y intercept is 2. The slope is -4 and they y intercept is 2. The

19. ## 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

20. ## math

find the standard form of the equation of the line that satisfies the given condition. x-intercept: -4 y-intercept: 2

21. ## Math (Algebra/Pre-Algebra)

What is the x-intercept of the line with equation 2y + 3x = 24? What is the x-intercept and how do I find it? I have to show work. Thank you!

22. ## math

How do I find the y-intercept from a table? I know if the table has the x value as 0, and it gives the y value, then that is the y intercept coordinates. But I'm talking about if it doesn't show a zero value for x. So for example, if my table is something

Write an equation of the line satisfying the given condition. a) x intercept = 3 y intercept=-2 I am really not sure how to start here. b) vertical line containing (5,-1) Would it be y=5x-1? c) parallel to the line 3x-4y=5 and containing the points (3,-6)

24. ## My Daughter Stacy needs help in math plz help!

You have to find the x and y coordinates:(She doesn't get it and neither do I) 2x + y = 9 The question doesn't go with the equation. I suspect it is a plotting exercise Make a table x y Put in for x 0, 1, 4 Solve for each corresponding y. Then graph the

25. ## calculus

find an equation for the line with the given properties. express the equation in slope-intercept form. containing the pointsP=(-1,1)& Q= (1,-2) What is the equation of the line? y= Find the the equation of a line that is perpendicular to the line y=1/2x+4

26. ## Quick math help

My math exam is coming up Friday and I need help!! Can you please guide me throgh the processes on the three questions? Thank you so much greatly apreciate it!! Write the standard form of the equation of each line given the slipe and y-intercept. 1. Slope=

27. ## Algebra

Question 1 Solve using the multiplication principle then graph. -15>-75 Question 2 Translate to an equality. Use the variable x. The number of people in the chess clubi less than or equal to 15. Question 3 Solve using the addition and multiplication

28. ## maths

Find the equation of each line a) with an x intercept the same as 2x-5y=10 and parallel to x=4 b) with an x-intercept of -4 and a y-intercept of 6 please help me, I have no idea how to do these

29. ## 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

decide whether the given ordered pair is a solution of the equation: 1. 3y+12x=-4; (1/5, -35/15): 2. 8-3x+24y=0; (5, 23/24) I think neither of them are. _______ find the x-intercept of the graph of the equation. 3. 13x-24y=-5 --> x=-5/13 4. -14+6y=7x -->

31. ## math

Dental services. The national cost C in billions of dollars for dental services can be modeled by the linear equation C=2.85n+30.52, where n is the number of years since 1900 (Health Care Financing Administration,.a) find and interpret the C-intercept for

32. ## math

Find the equation of the line with​ y-intercept -1 and slope - 7/9 Enter the equation of the line in​ slope-intercept form. y= ___?

33. ## Math

Give the equation of a line perpendicular to the line y = -8x + 8 having the y-intercept 2 units below the y-intercept of the given equation. At what point the two equations cross each other?

34. ## 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

35. ## Cal

Find the equation of the line containing (7,11) and parallel to y=6. Find the equation of the line having x-intercept of 5 and y-intercept of -5. I know that y=mx+b, b=y-mx, and parallel lines have the same slope

36. ## algebra essentials

Find an equation for the line that contains each pair of points. If the line is not vertical. Write the equation in slope-intercept form. X(4,5,0) and Y(0,4,5)

37. ## Math

Write an equation in the indicated form for each statement described below. (A graph shows two lines intersecting at x=-2 and y= 1 in a tilted X shape) A. Write an equation in slope-intercept form for the line parallel to the red line and going through the

38. ## ALGEBRA

Lines A and B are perpendicular and have the same x-intercept. The equation of line A is x + 2y - 4 = 0 . Determine the y-intercept of line B. A.-8 B.-2 C. 4 D. 8 This is the work that I did: x + 2y - 4 = 0 +4 +4 x+2y = 4 -x -x 2y = -x+4 divide both sides

39. ## 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

40. ## Math

Write an equation of the line satisfying the given condition. a) x intercept = 3 y intercept=-2 I am really not sure how to start here. b) vertical line containing (5,-1) Would it be y=5x-1? c) parallel to the line 3x-4y=5 and containing the points (3,-6)

I have a test tomorrow with a few sample questions that are expected to be on the test that I do not know how to properly do. 1)Find the slope intercept equation of the line passing through the intersection of the lines 2x-4y=1 & 3x+4y=4 and parallel to

42. ## Math - Quadratics & Analytical Geometry

I have a test tomorrow with a few sample questions that are expected to be on the test that I do not know how to properly do. 1)Find the slope intercept equation of the line passing through the intersection of the lines 2x-4y=1 & 3x+4y=4 and parallel to

43. ## 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

44. ## 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

45. ## 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

46. ## algebra

find the equation of a line with slope 4/5 and y-intercept (0,-7) Do I still use the formula y=mx+b? Yes. Let me know what you come up with and I'll let you know if you are correct. So far I came up with y+7 = 4/5(x-0) Now I am stuck... OK, you could do it

47. ## Algebra

Can you please help me with this problem: The x-intercept of a line has a value of -3/2 and a y intercept of 3. Another line has a slope that is three times the slope of the first line and has a y-intercept that is 28 more than the first line's

48. ## algebra

The equation y = 6x – 50 describes the amount of money a class of students might earn from candy bar sales. What are the slope and y-intercept of this line? In the general linear equation y = mx + b, m is the slope and b is the y-intercept. The y

49. ## algebra

1. Given the line with the equation : a) Find at least three ordered pairs that satisfy the equation. b) Find the slope of the line. c) Graph the line 2. Given the line with equation : a) Write the equation in slope-intercept form. b) State the slope of

50. ## ALgebra 1

4. Write the equation of a line whose slope is 6 and whose y intercept is -3. The answer would be y=6x-3 This is the y-intercept formula (y=mx+b) where m is the slope and b is the y-intercept. Thanx What about this one?Can you plz help? 6. What happens to

51. ## 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:

52. ## Algebra

Is it possible to find the slope of a line if the equation has two ys? Find slope of the line whose equation is 8y = 7 - 2y Solve for y and you'll have a horizontal line. Combine the y terms. 8y+2y=7 10y=7 y=7/10 The general equation for a straight line is

53. ## Math/Algebra

Please help me with this, below is a question I have to answer…below that is my answer…did I do, or answer this correctly? Post a response of at least 50 words to the following: Explain how to graph linear equations using the x- and y-intercepts.

54. ## math

1. The x-intercept of a line is -3. The y-intercept of a line is 6. What is the slope of the line? 2. What is the equation in slope-intercept form of the line described in Exercise 1? can you please explain and answer it?? im having lots of trouble with

55. ## 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

56. ## 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

57. ## 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*

58. ## 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

59. ## 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*

60. ## Mat

1) L has y intercept (0, -3) and is parrallel to the line with equation 2/3x + 1 2) L has y intercept (0, 2) and is perpendicular to the line with equation 2x -3y = 6 1) you know the slope, and intercept 2) Put the equation in slope intercept form.

61. ## Math

How do you write equations for perpendicular lines? I will assume you know how to find the equation of a line if you know the slope and a point on that line. The key thing to remember is: Two perpendicular lines have slopes that are opposite reciprocals of

62. ## Physics or math (very simple terminology question)

"Describe the characteristics of each graph (for example, . . . ., zero or non-zero intercept value)." I guess a zero intercept value would be if the line is on the point (0,0)/the origin. But what if the line starts at (0,1) or (2,0). Because then the x

63. ## 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,

64. ## Algebra 116

I have like 13 questions i need help with so here they go. 1. In 1991 the life expectancy of males in a certain country was 70.1 years. In 1995 it was 72.6 years. Let E representn the life expectancy in years and t represent the number of years since 1991.

65. ## math/algebra1a

write the equation of the line which has y-intercept (0,5) and is perpendicular to the line with equation y=-3x +1 a) y=-3x + 5 b) y= 1/3x + 5 c) y= 3x + 5 d) y= -1/3x + 5 The slope of the 2nd equation is -3...because the equation of a line is y=mx+b,

66. ## 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.

67. ## Math

Did I do this correctly: Equation of a line: y=1/3x+5 Finding x-intercept, you set y to 0 y=1/3x+5 0=1/3x+5 -5 x 3=x -15=x Finding y-intercept you set x to 0 y=1/3x+5 y=1/3 x 0 +5 y=5 * b=5 and b=y-intercept. But what if b is not given then how do i find

68. ## algebra 1

find the slop-intercept equation of the line that has the given characteristics. Slope 6 amd y-intercept (0,7) The slope-intercept equation is y=?

69. ## math

Q2.Plot three points with second coordinate equal yo (1.3) and join them . Q3.What is the slope of the line y= -1/3x +3 (B)Does it slope upwards? (C) It is steeper than the line y=-1/2x -5? Give reason for your answer. Q4.The equation of the straigth line

70. ## algebra

Which of the following is not a step used when graphing the equation y = −x + 8 using the slope-intercept method? Explain the correct order of steps needed to graph this equation, using the slope-intercept method. Plot the x-intercept (32, 0). Plot the

71. ## Math/ Algebra

Find the slope-intercept equation of the line that satisfies the given conditions. Then graph the line. Contains points P=( -1,4);parallel to the line with equation 3x+y =5

72. ## algebra 3

what is the equation of the line that passes through {negative 4, negative 1}and {0,7}? A.Y=2X PLUS 9 B. Y=X/2 PLUS 7 C. 2X PLUS 7 D. Y= NEGATIVE 2X PLUS 7 Here's a way to approach your problem. 'm' represents slope. 'b' the y-intercept. m = (y2 - y1)/(x2

73. ## 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

Find an equation for the line with the given properties: 1) Containing the points (1, 3) and (-1, 2) 2) Slope = -2/3; containing the point (1, -1) 3) X-intercept = 2; y-intercept = -1 4) Parallel to the line 2x – y = -2; containing the point (-1, 2) 5)

75. ## Mathematics

Find the equation for a line in slope –point form for the following: A line that has an x-intercept of – 4 and is perpendicular to the line defined by the ￼equation y = 52 x + 4

76. ## 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

77. ## math

Give the equation of a line perpendicular to the line y = -8x + 8 having the y-intercept 2 units below the y-intercept of the given equation. At what point the two equations cross each other?

78. ## college alg

Find (a) the equation of a line that is parallel to the given line and includes the given point, and (b) the equation of a line that is perpendicular to the given line through the given point. Write both answers in slope-intercept form. y = -4x + 2, (5, 4)

79. ## 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

80. ## geometry

find the equation of the line Having twice the x-intercept and half the y-intercept of the line x + 3y -12 = 0.

81. ## 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! :)

82. ## statistics

Find both the -intercept and the -intercept of the line given by the equation . Round your answers to decimal places.

83. ## statistics

Find both the -intercept and the -intercept of the line given by the equation . Round your answers to decimal places.

84. ## Math

find both the x - intercept and the y-intercept of the line given by the equation 1.8x+9.9y-6.3=0. Round the answer to 2 decimal places. Thank you again for the help

85. ## math

Good evening. I do not know how to solve this kind of problem. Could someone help me. Find both x-intercept and the y-intercept of the line given by the equation for 2.4x+2.9y+6.4=0 Thank you for your kindness.

86. ## Math

Find the equation in slope-intercept form of the line having m = -3 and y-intercept of (0, 2)

87. ## Algebra

Can you please help me with this problem: The x-intercept of a line has a value of -7/6 and a y-intercept of 7. Another line has a slope that is twice the slope of the first line an a y-intercept that is 15 more than the first lines' y-intercept. What is

88. ## Math

Write the equation of the line in the indicated form that meets each criterion below. A. A line with a slope of -2/3 and a y-intercept of 4; in slope-intercept form B. A line with a y-intercept of – 2 and an x-intercept of 3; in standard form C. A line

89. ## Math

Find the equation of the line through (-8, 9) with x-intercept trice the y-intercept.

90. ## algebra

A) Find and interpret the C-intercept for the line (0, 30.52) C(0) = 2.85n + 30.52 – 30.52 = C(0)- 30.52 C(0) = 30.52… C-intercept is at \$30.52 billion - 1990 B) Find and interpret the n-intercept for the line (-10.71) C= 2.85n + 30.52 = 0 = 2.85n +

91. ## math 116

a water line is given by the equation y = - 2/3x - 12 . Suppose you want to put a pink flamingo lawn ornament in your backyard, but you want to avoid placing it directly over the water line, in case you need to excavate the line for repairs in the future.

92. ## precalculus

Find (a) the equation of a line that is parallel to the given line and includes the given point, and (b) the equation of a line that is perpendicular to the given line through the given point. Write both answers in slope-intercept form. (c) Graph both of

93. ## Math

Use the point-slope form linear equation given to complete the following problems. y-3=3(x+1) 1. What is the slope of the given line? Here's what I did: y-3=3(x+1) y-3+3=3x+3 y=3x+6 m=3 Correct so far? 2. What point does this line pass through, which is

94. ## Math

Find an equation of the line containing the given pair of points. (-5,-2) and (-3,-1). The equation of the line in slope-intercept form is y=. Here is what I came up wiyh: y=1/2x-1/2. Is this correct? I am confused on this problem. Could someone please

95. ## algebra

Find an equation of the line containing the give pair of points. (-2, -1), and (-7, -4). The equation of the line in slope - intercept form is y= I 've tried this problem and can not seem to get could please help me.

96. ## Algebra 2

3Y + 6x = 18 4y – 12x = -16 a.) Get each equation in slope-intercept form. b.) Identify the slope and the y-intercept of each equation. c.) Find the x and y-intercepts of each line.

97. ## mATH

find an equation of the line containing the giving pair of points (-2,-1),(-7-8) the equation of the line in slope =intercept form is y=

98. ## math

How do you solve this problem? Find the slope-intercept equation of the line that has the given characteristics. Slope 8 and y-intercept (0,5) The slope-intercept equations is y=

99. ## graphing question

Write the equation of the line with slope 4 and y-intercept (0, –5). Then graph the line i wrote the equation which i think is y=4x-5 i point the y intercept (0,-5) in the graph how do i find the other point would the 4x become 4/1 x y=4/1x-5 then move

100. ## math

Find an equation of the line that (a) has the same y-intercept as the line y+2x-12=0 and (b) is parallel to the line 5x+12y=8 Write your answer in the form y=mx+b