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The equation of the line graphed on the rectangular XY plane above is:

$$y=\frac{8x}{9} + 3$$

 Quantity A Quantity B PO RO

A) Quantity A is greater.
B) Quantity B is greater.
C) The two quantities are equal.
D) The relationship cannot be determined from the information given.

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The equation of the line graphed on the rectangular XY plane above is:

$$y=\frac{8x}{9} + 3$$

 Quantity A Quantity B PO RO

A) Quantity A is greater.
B) Quantity B is greater.
C) The two quantities are equal.
D) The relationship cannot be determined from the information given.

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$$y=\frac{8x}{9} + 3$$

This can be written in : y = mx + c

$$y = \frac{8}{9} x + 3$$

So Slope m =$$\frac{Rise}{Run} = \frac{8}{9}$$

Now QTY A = PO = rise = 8

QTY B = RO = Run = 9

Therefore QTY A < QTY B
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