(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

A line passes through the point (1, -4) and is perpendicular to the line 3x + 2y – 6 = 0. Determine a scalar equation for the line.

Was also given this: Find a vector which is normal to the line and then use the dot product of this vector and P0P.

2. Relevant equations

scalar equation: ax+by+c=0

3. The attempt at a solution

i'm not sure if this gets me anywhere but i turned the scalar equation into a vector equation:

Random point on line: (0,-3), therefore vector equation r=(0,-3)+t(2,-3)

Not sure where i can go from here, i just know i have to find a line perpendicular to 3x + 2y - 6 =0 that goes through the point (1, -4)

1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

2. Relevant equations

3. The attempt at a solution

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# Homework Help: Calculus Question: Equations of Lines in 2-Space

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