Intermediate Algebra (12th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0321969359
ISBN 13: 978-0-32196-935-4

Chapter 2 - Section 2.3 - Writing Equations of Lines - 2.3 Exercises - Page 172: 21



Work Step by Step

A $y-$intecept of $( 0,5 )$ implies that $b= 5 .$ Using $y=mx+b$ or the slope-intercept form of linear equations where $b$ is the $y-$intercept and $m$ is the slope, the equation of the line with $m= \dfrac{2}{5} ,$ and $b= 5 $ is \begin{array}{l}\require{cancel} y=\dfrac{2}{5}x+5 .\end{array}
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