May J.

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Find the equation of the line that is perpendicular to the given line and passes through the given point

Find the equation of the line that is perpendicular to the given line and passes through the given point


y = -1/3x -5; (12,,0)

Mark M.

y = (-1/3)x - 5 or y = (-1/3x) - 5?
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Robert S.

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Jon S. has the correct answer. I switched the values of x and y when calculating b. It should have read 0=3*12 + b, so that b = -36. Sorry.
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May J.

it alright thanks for your help
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