Write the equation in point slope form given (2,5) and is parallel to y = 3x + 8

Bavikhove8h 2022-09-05 Answered
Write the equation in point slope form given (2,5) and is parallel to y = 3x + 8
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Adelaide Kemp
Answered 2022-09-06 Author has 10 answers
Parallal lines have equal slope. The slope of the line y=3x+8 is 3[y=mx+c]. Therefore the slope of the line is also 3.
The equation of line passing through (2,5) is y - y 1 = m ( x - x 1 ) or y - 5 = 3 ( x - 2 ) or y - 5 = 3 x - 6 or y = 3 x - 6 + 5 or y = 3 x - 1
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