(Solved):How do you determine if two linear equations are parallel? View Answer…

 

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How do you determine if two linear equations are parallel?

 

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To determine if two linear equations are parallel, we find the slope of each of the lines. If the slopes are equal, then the two lines are parallel, and if the slopes are not equal, then the two lines are not parallel.

To find the slope of a linear equation, we use slope-intercept form of a line. The slope-intercept form of

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