Algebra 1 5-6 Independent Practice: Parallel and Perpendicular Lines
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by Matthew Richardson
| 11 Questions
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Which equation below has a graph that is parallel to the graph of the equation given?

y = 6x
y = 6x - 2
Both of the equations above
None of these
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Which equation below has a graph that is perpendicular to the graph of the equation given?

y = 6x
y = 6x - 2
Both of the equations above
None of these
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Which equation below has a graph that is parallel to the graph of the equation given?

y = 6x
y = 6x - 2
Both of the equations above
None of these
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What is an equation of the line that passes through (3, -1) and is parallel to the equation below?
y = (1/4)x + 11
y = -4x + 11
y = 4x + 11
y = (-1/4)x + 11
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What is an equation of the line that passes through (2, -3) and is perpendicular to y = x - 5?

y = -x - 1
y = -x + 1
y = x - 1
y = x + 1
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Vocabulary: The two numbers in the pair are opposite reciprocals.

True
False
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Vocabulary: The two numbers in the pair are opposite reciprocals.

True
False
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Vocabulary: The two numbers in the pair are opposite reciprocals.

True
False
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Open-Ended: Write equations of two parallel lines.
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Compare and Contrast: How is determining if two lines are parallel similar to determining if they are perpendicular? How are the processes different?
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Reflection: Math Success