Slopes Of Lines And Writing Equations

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Writing Equations Quizzes & Trivia

Students given slopes, or data to create equations to satisfy mathematical conditions


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
       Tell which line through the given points is steeper. Show how you got the answer.Line 1: (-2,3)(3,5)Line 2: (3,1)(6,5)
    • A. 

      Line 1

    • B. 

      Line 2

  • 2. 
    Tell whether the lines through the given points are parallel,perpendicular or neither.Line 1: (1,0)(7,4)Line 2: (7,0)(3,6)
    • A. 

      Parallel

    • B. 

      Perpendicular

    • C. 

      Neither

  • 3. 
    Find the slope of the line that passes through the following points:(3,5  )   (5,6)
    • A. 

      1/4

    • B. 

      1/2

    • C. 

      -1/4

    • D. 

      -1/2

  • 4. 
    Write the equation  of a line given point P (0,5) AND HAS A SLOPE OF 2/3
    • A. 

      Y= 3/2 x +5

    • B. 

      Y= 2/3 x

    • C. 

      Y= 2/3 X +5

    • D. 

      Y= 2/3 x -5

  • 5. 
    Which lines are parallel?y=3x-4x+3y=63(x+1)=y-2
    • A. 

      1st and 2nd ones

    • B. 

      2nd and 3rd ones

    • C. 

      1st and 3rd ones

    • D. 

      All three are parallel to each other

    • E. 

      None are parallel to each other

  • 6. 
    Which lines are parallel?x-6y=106x-y=11x+6y=12
    • A. 

      1st and 2nd ones

    • B. 

      2nd and 3rd ones

    • C. 

      1st and 3rd ones

    • D. 

      All three are parallel to each other

    • E. 

      None are parallel to each other

  • 7. 
    Write an equation that passes through point (-1,0) and has a slope of -1
    • A. 

      Y=x+1

    • B. 

      Y=-x-1

    • C. 

      Y=2x-1

    • D. 

      Y=-2x+1

  • 8. 
    Write an equation that passes through point (5,4) and has a slope of 4
    • A. 

      Y= -4x-16

    • B. 

      Y=4x+16

    • C. 

      Y=2x-16

    • D. 

      Y=4x-16

  • 9. 
    Write an equation of a line with a slope of -5 and a y-intercept of -12
    • A. 

      Y= 5x-12

    • B. 

      Y= -5x-12

    • C. 

      Y= -5x+12

    • D. 

      Y= -12

  • 10. 
    Write an equation of a line with a slope of 3 and a y-intercept of 2
    • A. 

      Y= 2x +3

    • B. 

      Y= -2x +3

    • C. 

      Y=3x+2

    • D. 

      Y= 2x -3