OpenStudy (anonymous):

find the equation of the line containing (-6,5) that is parallel to 6x-2y=-8

4 years ago
OpenStudy (eamier):

the gradient of the new equation should be same as gradient of 6x-2y=-8

4 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

y = mx +b

4 years ago
OpenStudy (eamier):

that is ok. so the m for both equation are same

4 years ago
OpenStudy (eamier):

find the m

4 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

yep

4 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

to find m = -A / B

4 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

m = -6/-2 m=3

4 years ago
OpenStudy (eamier):

ok

4 years ago
OpenStudy (eamier):

can you continue

4 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

line parallel to that is 6x-2y=D , now put x=-6 and y=5 6*-6-2*5=D D=-46 and your line is 6x-2y=-46

4 years ago