# Find an equation of the line that passes through the point and has the indicated slope m. (23, 5); m = -2 y=?

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1. ## 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

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
3. ## 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
4. ## 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
5. ## 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
6. ## 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.
7. ## 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
8. ## 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
9. ## AlGEBRA 2 (check answers plz)

What is the equation of the line that has a slope of -2 and a y-intercept of -7? y = -2x - 7 <-- y = -7x - 2 y = -2x + 7 y = -7x + 2 or <-- Find the equation of the line that has a slope of 4 and contains the point (-4, 1). y = 4x + 1 <-- y = 4x -
10. ## 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
11. ## 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
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
13. ## Equation of a straight line.

1. Find the equation of the line described in each case: a) Gradient 3, cuts through (0, 6). b) Steepness of 4, passes through (0, -2). c)Parallel to y = 5x - 1, cuts the y-axis at (0, 10). d)Cuts through (0, 7) and (5, 17) 2. Here are 3 eqautions: A. y +
14. ## 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
15. ## 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
16. ## 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
17. ## 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
18. ## 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
19. ## math

I need help with this question. Write the equation of the line which contains the point)0, -3) and whose slope is 4. A general line equation can be written as y = mx + c, where m is the slope and c a constant. so we can write this as y = 4x + c
20. ## Geometry

How do I write an equation of a line perpendicular to the graph of -2y + x =-5 that passes through the point at (1,2) Given the line -2y + x =-5, solve for y so the equation is in this form: y = mx + b Once you know the slope, m, you also know the slope of
21. ## 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
22. ## math,question

okay i really don't understand this problem. It says: Prove the point-slope equation property which is : Point-slope equation(an nonvertical line with slope m and containing a point (X1,Y1) has the point-slope equation of y-y1=m(x-x1). Now show that any
23. ## Algebra

What would be the missing piece of information given the following information: Find the slope of the line that passes through the points (2, 6) and (4, 10). m = ? a. 2 b.6 c. 1 d. 9 I think it is c. Remeber the definition of a slope. It is the change in y
24. ## math

A line with negative slope passes through the point P(5,2) and intersects the x-axis at the point A and the y-axis at the point B. a. Find the equation of the line for which the length of the segment AB is the smallest. b. Find the equation of the line for
25. ## math

find the equation (in slope intercept form) of the line with the given slope that passes through the point with the given coordinates slope:-5/8, ordered pair (0,1)
26. ## Geometry HELP

A line has a slope m=1/3 and it passes through the point (3, 4). Find the equation for the line in slope-intercept form. a.)y = 1/3x + 3 b.)y - 4 = 1/3(x - 3) c.)y - 3 = 1/3(x - 4)
27. ## Calculus Please someone help

1. Find the slope m and an equation of the tangent line to the graph of the function f a the point (2, 38) 2. Find an equation of the line that passes through the point (9,7) and is perpendicular to the line 5x+3y-4=0
28. ## 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
29. ## 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
30. ## Another simple math problem (y=mx+b)

Write an equation in slope-intercept form for each line described. (I just need my work checked, thank you!) The slope = 1/2, and the line passes through the point (3, -1) First I used point slope formula y-ysub1 = m(x-xsub1) y+1=1/2(x-3) then, went on to
31. ## Math-check my work please??

Write an equation, in point-slope form, for the line that is perpendicular to y – 10 = 3/2 (x – 4) and that passes through the point (4, 2). My Answer: Formula for point-slope form; y – y = m(x – x) Insert y and x value; y – 2 = m(x – 4) If the
32. ## 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
33. ## 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
34. ## 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

find the point slope form of an equation of the line that passes through the given point and has the given slope (-3.-2) m=1/2 a) y + 2 = 1/2 (x - 3) B) y - 2 = 1/2 (x - 3) C) y - 2 + 1/2 (x - 3) D) y + 2 = 1/2 (x + 3)
36. ## 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
37. ## 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
38. ## 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
39. ## 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! :)
40. ## Algebra 1

1. How many solutions does the linear system have ? 3x - y = 4 -3x + 11y = 2 2. A line passes through the points (6,4) and (5,-3). What is the equation of the line in point-slope form ? a. x - 6 = 7(y-4) b. y - 4 = 7(x-6) c. y + 6 = 7(x+4) d. y - 6 =
41. ## math

find an equation in slope-intercept form of the line that has slope 2 and passes through point A(-8,7)
42. ## Algebra II

What is the equation of the line, in point -slope form, that passes through the given point and has the given slope point: (11,3); slope: 4/11 A. y-3=4/11(x+11) B. y-3=4/11(x-11) C. y-3=-4/11(x-11) D. y-11=4/11(x-3) I think it is A or B...just a lil
43. ## calculus

To find the equation of a line, we need the slope of the line and a point on the line. Since we are requested to find the equation of the tangent line at the point (64, 8), we know that (64, 8) is a point on the line. So we just need to find its slope. The
44. ## Math (HELP ASAP!)

1. Find the slope of the line that passes through (-2,1), (1,10). a. 3 b. -3 c. 1/3 d. -1/3 2. Which equation represents a direct variation? What is the constant variation? a.3y = 2x + 1; 1 b.y = -5x - 11; 5 c.4y = -12x; -3 d.y + 7 = 2x - 1; 7 3. Suppose y
45. ## 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.
46. ## 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
47. ## Math

Find an equation of the line that passes through the given point and has the given slope Express ur answer in slope-intercept form. (8,0), m=-3
48. ## algebra

could you please see if i have correct answers thanks very much use the point-slope form linear equation y-3=3(x+1) a. slope is 3 b. point this line passes through that is basis of this equatio y = 3 x = -1 c. rewrite this equation in slope-intercept form
49. ## Math

Write the slope intercept form fo an equation of the line that passes through the given point and has the given slope 1. Point (1,1) Slope 1/4 Formula y-y1=m(x-x1) Answer : y=1/4x+0
50. ## 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
51. ## 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
52. ## 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
53. ## Algebra

Given a line containing the points(1,4), (2,7) and (3,10) determine that slope-intercept form of the equation, provide one additional point on this line, and graph the funtion. Start by putting the first point into point-slope form: y-y1=m(x-x1), so
54. ## 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),
55. ## 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
56. ## 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
57. ## 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
58. ## Math

Instructions: Use point - slope form of each equation to identify a point the line passes through and slope of the line. Problem: y-2=3/4(x+9)
59. ## 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
60. ## MATH!

What type of lines have a slope of zero? Write the equation of a line with the slope of -2 which contains the point (3,6) The x-axis has 0 slope. What about any other line with 0 slope? Use y-y1=m(x-x1) with m=-2, x1=3 and y1=6 What?? These were your
61. ## algebra

what is an equation of the line in point slope form that passes through the given point and has a given slope.(8,-8);slope 3. caon someone explain
62. ## 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

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
64. ## 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
65. ## algebra

given point slope form linear equation to use in answers y-3=3(x+ 1) a.What is equation in standard form of a parallel line that passes through (0, -2)? y = 3x -2 -3x + y = -2 b. on parallel line find the ordered pair where x = -2? would it be -2.0 if not
66. ## Algebra

I have to find the equation for the line that passes through (4,3) and (6,2) How would I solve this. Into point slope form Into slope intercept form I got the slope each is -1/2 then I got y=-1/2x + b How would I get b?
67. ## 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.
68. ## Algebra 1

algebra questions I don’t need any of the open a textbook answers. I have worked hard to get my algebra done but these last units have turned my mind into mush. I don’t just want answers I need an explanation. Any help would be wonderful Thank you 2)
69. ## Math

(a) Straight line passes through the point (-2,8) and is parallel to the line x+2y=4 Slope Intercept Equation is: (b) Straight line passes through the point (-1,9) and is perpendicular to the line 5x+y=4 Slope Intercept Equation is: (c) Determine the
70. ## 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),
71. ## algebra

6x+5y=17 find the equation, in slope-intercept form, for the line which is parellel to this line and passes through the point (-10,3)
72. ## 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
73. ## algebra 1

a line passes through the point (3, -5) and has a slope of 7. which of the following is the correct point- slope form of the equation of the line and why? a.y+5= 7(x-3) b. y-5= 7(x+3) c. y+5= 7(x+3) d. y-5= 7(x-3)
74. ## math

a line passes through the point (-4,6) and has a slope of -5/4. Write an equation in point-slope form for this line.
75. ## 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
76. ## math

Find an equation of the line (in slope-intercept form) that passes through the point (7,5) and is perpendicular to the line 7x + 10y - 17 = 0 y=?
77. ## math

Find an equation of the line (in slope-intercept form) that passes through the point (7,5) and is perpendicular to the line 7x + 10y - 17 = 0 y=?
78. ## Math

A line passes through the point 10,−1 and has a slope of 3/2. Write an equation in slope-intercept form for this line.
79. ## 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
80. ## 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

Find the equation of a line that passes through the point (1,2) and has a slope of 1/3. Show how you found the equation. Would the equation be: y-2=1/3(x-1) Do I need to finish this? I am not sure how.
82. ## 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

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?
84. ## Math

Find the equation of a line with slope m = -3 that passes through the point(5, -7) A.y = -3x + 22 B.y = -3x - 22 C.y = -3x + 8 D.y = -3x -8
85. ## math

Find the equation of the line that has the given slope and passes through the given point: m = -3, (6,6)
86. ## algebra

find an equation for the line that passes through the point (6,-3)and has slope -1/2
87. ## math

Find an equation of the line that passes through the point and has the indicated slope m. (7,8);m=-7/2 y=?
88. ## Math

Find an equation for the line that passes through the point (2, -5) and has slope -3
89. ## Math

Find an equation of the line that passes through the point and has the indicated slope m. (23, 5); m = -2 y=?
90. ## math

Find an equation of the line that passes through the point and has the indicated slope m. (23, 5); m = -2 y=?
91. ## Math

A line passes through the point (0, 5) and has a slope of -1/2. Which is the equation of the line in slope-intercept form? A) 2x + y = 7 B) y = 3x + 5 C) y = -2x + 7 D) y = -1/2 x + 5 B?
92. ## 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
93. ## 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
94. ## 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
95. ## Math

Find the equation of a line that passes through the point (1,2) and has a slope of 1/3 Can you please show me how you found the equation.
96. ## math

find an equation of the line with the given slope that passes through the given point. write the equation in the form Ax+By=C M=3/2, (7,-3)
97. ## Math

Find the equation of a line that passes through the point (1, 2) and has a slope of 1/3. Show how you found the equation.
98. ## 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
99. ## algebra 1

Can someone please help me? choose the point-slope form of the equation below that represents the line passes through the point (-1,6) and has a slope of -3 a) y-6=-3x-3 b) y-6=-3(x+1) c) y=-3x+3 d) 3x+y=3 I think it is c but I don't know.
100. ## Algbra I

how do i do a problem like this and other problems like this: Write an equation in point-slope form of the line that passes through the given point and has the given slope. (-8,-2) M=2