Compare and contrast the graphs of y = 3x - 2 and y = -2x + 1

Verify by graphing the equations.

:confused: Help me solve please.

Thanks for the help.

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- Jun 24th 2005, 06:18 PMHayabusaHelp plz
Compare and contrast the graphs of y = 3x - 2 and y = -2x + 1

Verify by graphing the equations.

:confused: Help me solve please.

Thanks for the help. - Jun 25th 2005, 11:18 AMpaultwang
One similarity: They are both straight lines.

One difference: They are not the same line.

Please specify your question. - Jun 25th 2005, 11:55 AMHayabusa
I wrote what was on the page. That is all it ask for. I really don't know what to do with the problem. Do I have to work out the problem or write that they are both straight lines but aren't the same line?

- Jun 25th 2005, 01:28 PMMath Help
Discuss the fact that one of them has a positive slope and the other has a negative slope. One of the slopes is more steep than the other.

Also point out the different intercepts.

That should be sufficient. - Jun 25th 2005, 04:21 PMHayabusa
Thank you for the help.