My question is:
Find the equation of the locus of a point P(x,y) that moves so that it is equidistant from the xaxis and the yaxis, please tell me step by step all the working out please :)(Hi)
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My question is:
Find the equation of the locus of a point P(x,y) that moves so that it is equidistant from the xaxis and the yaxis, please tell me step by step all the working out please :)(Hi)
Hello, moeyfrompunchy!
Did you even bother to make a sketch?
Quote:
Find the equation of the locus of a point
that moves so that it is equidistant from the axis and the axis.
Code: P
B +     *(x,y)
 x :
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 : y
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 A

The point is
Its distance from the axis is: .
Its distance from the axis is: .
We want these distances to be equal: .
How hard was that?