Line Geometry

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When you have a line's equation, and are asked to find the equations of the 2 parallel lines to it, which are 2 units away......where do I start?
 

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When you have a line's equation, and are asked to find the equations of the 2 parallel lines to it, which are 2 units away......where do I start?

Do you know what the slope and y-intercept (!) represent?
 
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Hey its grand I solved it. It was just solving a quadratic from the perpendicular distance formula. My absolute value signs threw me off!!

Thanks anyway!
 

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