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eviant:

PLS HELP!!! What is the slope of a line that is parallel to the line represented by the equation 3x + 4y = 12?

1 year ago
eviant:

I think the slope is 3/4?

1 year ago
Allison:

@Hero Would it be negative 3/4?

1 year ago
dude:

Yes it would be -\(\frac34\) \(1)~3x+4y=12\) Subtract 3x on both sides \(2)~4y=-3x+12\)Divide by 4 on both sides \(3)~y=-\frac34+3\)

1 year ago
Allison:

:D

1 year ago
dude:

\(\color{#0cbb34}{\text{Originally Posted by}}\) @dude Yes it would be -\(\frac34\) \(1)~3x+4y=12\) Subtract 3x on both sides \(2)~4y=-3x+12\)Divide by 4 on both sides \(3)~y=-\frac34+3\) \(\color{#0cbb34}{\text{End of Quote}}\) \(3)~y=-\frac34x+3\)

1 year ago
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