# SOLUTION: Write the standard form of the equation of the line passing through (5, 2) and perpendicular to 2x-5y=5x+2y

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Linear-equations Question 634720: Write the standard form of the equation of the line passing through (5, 2) and perpendicular to 2x-5y=5x+2yAnswer by lwsshak3(6763)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!Write the standard form of the equation of the line passing through (5, 2) and perpendicular to 2x-5y=5x+2y ** Equation of a straight line: y=mx+b, m=slope, b=y-intercept 2x-5y=5x+2y 7y=-3x y=-3x/7 m=-3/7 .. For perpendicular line: slope,m=7/3 (negative reciprocal of slope of given line) equation: y=7x/3+b using given point (5,2), to solve for b 2=7*5/3+b 2=35/3+b 6=35+3b 3b=-29 b=-29/3 equation: y=7x/3-29/3