Year 11

Core

# Write the equation of a straight line if parallel to a line and passing through any point

Year 11

Core

# Write the equation of a straight line if parallel to a line and passing through any point

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## Lesson details

### Key learning points

- In this lesson, we will investigate how to calculate the equation of a straight line that is parallel to an existing line, and passes through a known coordinate.

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### 4 Questions

Q1.

1. Which of these lines is parallel to y = 3𝑥 + 4?

A

B

D

Q2.

2. Which of these lines is parallel to y = 3𝑥 + 4 and passes through (0, 8)?

B

C

D

Q3.

3. Which of these lines is parallel to 2y = −6𝑥 + 2?

A

C

D

Q4.

4. Which of these lines is parallel to 2y = −6𝑥 + 4 and passes through (0, 1)?

A

B

C

### 4 Questions

Q1.

1. Which of these lines is parallel to y = −2𝑥 + 5?

A

B

D

Q2.

2. Which of these lines is parallel to y = −2𝑥 + 5 and passes through (3, 2)?

A

C

D

Q3.

3. Which of these lines is parallel to 4y = 6𝑥 + 9?

A

B

D

Q4.

4. Which of these lines is parallel to 4y = 6𝑥 + 9 and passes through (8, 5)?

B

C

D