The two lines shown intersect at the point (a,b). Find ab. Each unit square in the grid represents a distance of 1 .

Guest May 24, 2019

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1) y = 1/3 x + 1

2) y = 2x-2 are the equations of the lines

Multiply 2) by -1 and add to 1) to get

x=9/5

sub in to either 1) or 2) to find y = 8/5

Multiply together to get 9/5 * 8/5 = 72/25

ElectricPavlov May 24, 2019

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Best Answer

1) y = 1/3 x + 1

2) y = 2x-2 are the equations of the lines

Multiply 2) by -1 and add to 1) to get

x=9/5

sub in to either 1) or 2) to find y = 8/5

Multiply together to get 9/5 * 8/5 = 72/25

ElectricPavlov May 24, 2019