Lillian D.

asked • 01/14/13

Choose the equation below that represents the line passing through the point (1, -4) with a slope of 1/2.

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Sena D. answered • 05/11/13

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John R. answered • 01/14/13

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Lillian D.

My teacher gave me an exercise book just to learn not for a grade and in the book its only giving me these choices for the answer

y - 4 = 1/2 (x - 1)

y + 4 = 2(x - 1)

y + 4 = 1/2 (x - 1)

y - 4 = 2(x + 1)

 

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Rana A.

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y + 4 = 1/2(x -1) (the first part, before you start distributing is the answer, then.)

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