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5)
a) Write a slope-intercept equation for a line passing through the point (-4,-5) that is
parallel to the line 2x +y = -4.
b) Write a slope-intercept equation for a line passing through the point (-4,-5) that is
perpendicular to the line 2x + y = -4.
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5) a) Write a slope-intercept equation for a line passing through the point (-4,-5) that is parallel to the line 2x +y = -4. b) Write a slope-intercept equation for a line passing through the point (-4,-5) that is perpendicular to the line 2x + y = -4.

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Step 1

Given:

Equation of a line is 2x+y=-4

Write this equation in the form of y = m x + c. So, the equation becomes:

Algebra homework question answer, step 1, image 1

Step 2

Part (a)   We know the condition of the parallel line:

Algebra homework question answer, step 2, image 1

Step 3

Now, find the equation of the line:

Algebra homework question answer, step 3, image 1

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