Hi All,

Could anyone lead me in the right direction with this problem? I feel it's been poorly explained from class.

Any help is appreciated!Code:

Find the point on the line -5x + 3y - 1 = 0, which is closest to the point (3,2).

Thank you

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- Jul 14th 2009, 03:26 PMmant1sFind the point on the line, closest to a point
Hi All,

Could anyone lead me in the right direction with this problem? I feel it's been poorly explained from class.

Code:

Find the point on the line -5x + 3y - 1 = 0, which is closest to the point (3,2).

Thank you - Jul 14th 2009, 03:33 PMmr fantastic
See post #3 here: http://www.mathhelpforum.com/math-he...oint-line.html

- Jul 14th 2009, 04:26 PMmant1s
Hey Thanks!

- Jul 14th 2009, 05:41 PMPlato