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# What is the gradient of a line with the equation y x?

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When equation of line is y=-4x+3, Gradient is -4 (as seen from the coefficient of x) and the y-intercept is +3 (point where x=0)

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### Can you tell the gradient without graphing the line?

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### What is an equation of the line perpendicular to y-x-2 and through (-2 4)?

I don't see an equals sign. Let's assume you mean y = x - 2. The gradient (coefficient) of x is +1. So for a line perpendicular this this, the gradient/slope need to be -1. So the equation of the line perpendicular to this is y = -x +c To find c, substitute x=-2 and y=4. This give c=2 So the line you want is y = -x +2

### Write an equation of the line that passes through the point-4 and 1 with a slope 0f 8?

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### What equation represents a line perpendicular to the line whose equation is 2x plus 3y equals 12?

Rearranging the original equation, we get y=-(2/3)x+12. Since 12 is the constant, this is the point that the line of this equation will cut the y-axis if x=0. Therefore, -(2/3) is the gradient and for an equation to produce a parallel line, the gradient must be equal. Summing up, y=-(2/3)+c (where c equals any real number) would be parallel

### What is the equation of a line perpendicular to 3x-2y7 with a y- intercept of 5?

The gradient of the given line is 2/3. Gradient of the perpendicular is -3/2 The equation, therefore, is y = -(3/2)x + 5 or 2y = -3x + 10 or 3x + 2y - 10 = 0

y = 2x + 3

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