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    slopes and equations

    use points 2,0 and 0,5 calculate the slope and write the equation of the line

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    Quote Originally Posted by tamzania View Post
    use points 2,0 and 0,5 calculate the slope and write the equation of the line
    If line passes through (x1, y1) and (x2, y2), then the equation of the line is:

    [TEX] \dfrac{x-x_1}{x_2-x_1} \ = \ \dfrac{y-y_1}{y_2-y_1}[/TEX]

    Now continue....
    “... mathematics is only the art of saying the same thing in different words” - B. Russell

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    Quote Originally Posted by tamzania View Post
    use points 2,0 and 0,5 calculate the slope and write the equation of the line
    Oh...you forgot to show what you got...so we can't tell if you're correct or not...
    I'm just an imagination of your figment !

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