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Asked Oct 10, 2019
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Find the slope-intercept form of the line that satisfies the given conditions.

x-intercept 6,    y-intercept −3
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Step 1

Given:

x-intercept is 6 and y-intercept is -3.

The point notation of intercepts are,

(6,0) and (0,-3)
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(6,0) and (0,-3)

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Step 2

The required line passes through the above points.

Let m be the slope of the required line. The equation of the line with slope m and passing through the point (x1,y1) is,

у - у — т(х-х,)
0+3=m(6-0)
1
m = -
2
-
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у - у — т(х-х,) 0+3=m(6-0) 1 m = - 2 -

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Step 3

The equation of the line with slope m and y...

у%3D тх + b
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у%3D тх + b

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