a line perpendicular to y=1/4x+3 passes through the point (0,6). Which other point lies on the line
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a line perpendicular to y=1/4x+3 passes through the point (0,6). Which other point lies on the line
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1. User Answers fezzy
A line perpendicular to y = (1/4)x+3 will have slope 4.
This is because when you multiply the slopes of the original line and the perpendicular line, you get 1. (1/4)(4)=1
The equation of the perpendicular line is
y=4x+b
This line pases through (0,6)
6=4(0)+b
b=6
y=4x+6 is the line