OpenStudy (anonymous):

Choose the equation of the line passing through the point (1, -5) and parallel to y = 2x + 4.

5 years ago
hartnn (hartnn):

since parallel line have same slope ,choose that equation with slope 2 or the term 2x if there is more than 1 such equation,then put (1,-5) in the equation and check which one satisfies......that would be your answer

5 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

y = 2x - 3

5 years ago
hartnn (hartnn):

nopes,it does not satisfy point (1,-5) is there a option of y=2x-7 ??

5 years ago