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nycmathguy

- Homework Statement
- Determine whether the lines are parallel,

perpendicular, or neither.

- Relevant Equations
- Linear Equations

Determine whether the lines are parallel,

perpendicular, or neither.

Line 1: y = (x/4) − 1

Line 2: y = 4x + 7

Looking at the slopes of the lines, I say neither. Is (1/4) the negative reciprocal of 4?

I say no.

My answer is neither.

perpendicular, or neither.

Line 1: y = (x/4) − 1

Line 2: y = 4x + 7

Looking at the slopes of the lines, I say neither. Is (1/4) the negative reciprocal of 4?

I say no.

My answer is neither.