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In the slope-

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In the equation of a straight line (when the equation is written as "y = mx +

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where a is the x-coordinate of the x-intercept and

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The equation of a straight line is usually written this way: y = mx +

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George Salmon (1819-1904), an Irish mathematician, used y = mx +

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A linear equation can be written as y=mx+

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