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# A line whose slope is passes through the points (4, 3) and

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A line whose slope is passes through the points (4, 3) and   [#permalink]  29 Jul 2020, 10:41
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A line whose slope is $$- \frac{1}{4}$$ passes through the points (4, 3) and (x, 1). What is the value of x?

A. − 12

B. − 4

C. 0

D. 8

E. 12

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Re: A line whose slope is passes through the points (4, 3) and   [#permalink]  29 Jul 2020, 11:07
Slope = -1/4 = (3 - 1)/(4 - x)
=> -1*(4 - x) = 4*(3 - 1)
=> x - 4 = 8
=> x = 12

Re: A line whose slope is passes through the points (4, 3) and     [#permalink] 29 Jul 2020, 11:07
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