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    Find Equation of the LIne

    Given the points (2,2) and (2,3), find the equation of the line passing through the two given points.

    MY WORK:

    Let m = slope


    m = (difference of y values in the points) divided by (difference of x values in the points)


    m = (3 - 2)/(2 - 2)


    m = 1/0 which does not exist since we cannot divide by zero.

    Considering that the slope in this case is undefined, is the

    line x = 2 correct? In other words, is the line vertical at x = 2?

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    Quote Originally Posted by RTC1996 View Post
    Given the points (2,2) and (2,3), find the equation of the line passing through the two given points.

    MY WORK:

    Let m = slope


    m = (difference of y values in the points) divided by (difference of x values in the points)


    m = (3 - 2)/(2 - 2)


    m = 1/0 which does not exist since we cannot divide by zero.

    Considering that the slope in this case is undefined, is the

    line x = 2 correct? In other words, is the line vertical at x = 2?

    yes
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