Find the point on the line 4x+2y+5=0 which is closest to the point (-2,-1)

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1. calculus

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2. Math

For the given point and line, find by projection the point on the line that is closest to the given point and use perp to find the distance from the point to the line. P (3,-5) line: x = (2,-4)+t(3,-4)
3. Algebra

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7. Math

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11. calculus

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12. Physics

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13. Calculus

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17. Calculus

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20. calculus

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21. Calculus

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22. Calculus

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23. Calculus

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24. calculus

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25. Calculus

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28. Calculus

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30. Math

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31. maths

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32. Linear Algebra

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33. help!

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39. Linear Algebra

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40. Optimization - Calculus

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42. math:quick help

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43. Math

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44. Calculus

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45. calculus

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46. Linear Algebra

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47. calculus

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48. Calc

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49. Algebra

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50. math

Let A = (0,0,0), B = (9,8,12), and C = (6,2,3). Find coordinates for the point on line AB that is closest to C.
51. MATH

Let A = (0,0,0), B = (9,8,12), and C = (6,2,3). Find coordinates for the point on line AB that is closest to C.
52. Calculus - Damon

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53. Geometry

Okay heres the pic. There is a plane with points B,D, and E.those [oints are collinear in the plane. And also outside of the plane is points A, and C. and those points are collinear outside of the plane.thought Line AC intersect at point B of the line
54. Calculus

Find the point on the line 6x + y = 9 that is closest to the point (-3,1). Solution: We need to minimize the function d = sqrt((x − (−3))^2 + (y − 1)^2) = sqrt((x + 3)^2 + (y − 1) ^2 ) and, since the point (x, y) lies on the line 6x
55. Geo Hons

Okay heres the pic. There is a plane with points B,D, and E.those [oints are collinear in the plane. And also outside of the plane is points A, and C. and those points are collinear outside of the plane.thought Line AC intersect at point B of the line
56. 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
57. Math

Okay heres the pic. There is a plane with points B,D, and E.those [oints are collinear in the plane. And also outside of the plane is points A, and C. and those points are collinear outside of the plane.thought Line AC intersect at point B of the line
58. math graphs

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59. precalc!!!!!

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60. Geometry

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61. geometry

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62. calculus

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63. Calculus

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64. Calculus

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65. calculus

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66. Physics

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67. Pure Math Coordinate Geometry

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68. Calculus AB

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69. Algebra

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70. Algebra

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71. calculs

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72. advanced algebra 2

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73. Math

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74. math

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75. Calculus 1

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76. calculus

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77. Math

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78. Math! Please check!

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79. Calculus I

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80. Calculus

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81. Calculus

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83. calculus

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84. Linear Relations MATHS

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85. 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
86. calculus

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87. Calculus

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88. Calculus

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89. Pre cal

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90. Algebra

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91. math

Write the number that makes the statement true. 1. 205.5 m = _____ mm (1 point) 205,500 0.2055 20.55 20,550 2. 199.2 km = _____ m (1 point) 199,200 19.92 19,920 0.1992 Use benchmarks to estimate the sum. 3. + (1 point) 2 1 0 Estimate the difference. 4. 6
92. math

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93. calculus

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94. Math

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95. 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
96. Halp me or i fall

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97. AP Calc

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98. AP Calc

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99. Calc

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100. Calculus

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