# Algrebra Help

Given an equation of a line, find equations for lines parallel or perpendicular to it going through specified points. Find the appropriate equations and points from the table below. Simplify your equations into slope-intercept form.

If your first name starts withWrite the equation of a line parallel to the given line but passing through the given point.
Write the equation of a line perpendicular to the given line but passing through the given point.

A or N

B or O     C or P    D or Q    E or R    F or S    G or T    H or U    I or V    J or W    K or X    L or Y    M or Z

• Discuss the steps necessary to carry out each activity. Describe briefly what each line looks like in relation to the original given line.
• What does it mean for one line to be parallel to another?
• What does it mean for one line to be perpendicular to another?
• Incorporate the following five math vocabulary words into your discussion. Use bold font to emphasize the words in your writing (Do not write definitions for the words; use them appropriately in sentences describing your math work.):
• Origin
• Ordered pair
• X- or y-intercept
• Slope
• Reciprocal

MY NAME STARTS WITH M  SO THE y= x+4; (-7, 1) y= -1/2 + 1; (4, 2)