Question

# Write an equation of a line that passes through the given line and is perpendicular to the given line.

Hint:

- Perpendicular lines are lines that intersect at a right angle.

## The correct answer is: y = 5/2x + 12

- We have to write an equation of a line that passes through the given line and is perpendicular to the given line.

Step 1 of 1:

We have to find a line passes through a point (-6, -3) and perpendicular to a line

Since product of two perpendicular lines is equal to -1.

So,

Therefore the equation of the line will be

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Therefore the equation of the line will be

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Let's say that r is a rational function.

Identify R's domain.

If necessary, reduce r(x) to its simplest form.

Find the x- and y-intercepts of the y=r(x) graph if one exists.

If the graph contains any vertical asymptotes or holes, locate where they are.

Then, identify and, if necessary, analyze r's behavior on each side of the vertical asymptotes.

Investigate R's final behavior. If one exists, locate the horizontal or slant asymptote.

The graph of y=r(x) can be drawn using a sign diagram and additional points if necessary.