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August 29th, 2014, 11:07 AM  #1 
Newbie Joined: Aug 2014 From: California Posts: 1 Thanks: 0  Stumped on a function
Here is the problem that has me stumped today. Find an equation of the line having the given slope and containing the given point. Express your answer in the form y=mx+b m=0, (0, 8 ) I came up with y=x+8 I used the formula yy1=m(xx1) the 1's are subscript sorry unsure how to input that. 
August 29th, 2014, 11:24 AM  #2 
Math Team Joined: Dec 2013 From: Colombia Posts: 7,599 Thanks: 2587 Math Focus: Mainly analysis and algebra 
You are going to kick yourself when you write out the right hand side of that function ($yy_1=m(xx_1)$) with the correct values inserted.


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