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# slope

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What is the slope of any line perpendicular to 6x+3y-1=0?

Jun 14, 2021

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6x+3y-1=0

3y = -6x + 1

y = -2x + 1/3

The slope is -2, so the perpendicular slope line is the negative reciprocal, 1/2.

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Jun 14, 2021
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What is the slope of any line perpendicular to 6x+3y-1=0?

Hello Guest!

$$6x+3y-1=0\\ y=-\frac{6}{3}x+\frac{1}{3}\\ y=-2x+\frac{1}{3}$$

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$$m_{perpendicular}=-\frac{1}{m}=-\frac{1}{-2}=\color{blue}\frac{1}{2}$$

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Jun 14, 2021