# Finding Perpendicular lines - homework assignment with explanation

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Find M so that the 2 lines are perpendicular. -2x + My = 5 4y + x = -9

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Find M so that the 2 lines are perpendicular.-2x + My = 54y + x = -9I would recommend first putting both equations into the y= mx + b format which would then giveyou:My = 2x + 5y = (2/M)x + 5/M4y = -x - 9y = -1/4x - 9/4Perpendicular lines have slopes that are negative reciprocals of eac

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