# Regents Exam Questions A.a.38: Parallel And Perpendicular Lines Worksheet With Answers

Regents Exam Questions A.A.38: Parallel and Perpendicular Lines
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A.A.38: Parallel and Perpendicular Lines: Determine if two lines are parallel, given their
equations in any form
1 Which equation represents a line that is parallel to
the line y  4x  5 ?
y  4x  3
1)
1
y  
x  5
2)
4
1
y 
x  3
3)
4
y  4x  5
4)
2 Which equation represents a line parallel to the line
y  2x  5 ?
y  2x  5
1)
1
y  
x  5
2)
2
y  5x  2
3)
y  2x  5
4)
3 Which equation represents a line that is parallel to
the line y  3  2x ?
4x  2y  5
1)
2x  4y  1
2)
y  3  4x
3)
y  4x  2
4)
4 Which equation represents a line parallel to the
graph of 2x  4y  16 ?
1
y 
x  5
1)
2
1
y  
x  4
2)
2
y  2x  6
3)
y  2x  8
4)
5 Which equation represents a line that is parallel to
the line whose equation is 2x  3y  12 ?
6y  4x  2
1)
6y  4x  2
2)
4x  6y  2
3)
6x  4y  2
4)
6 The graphs of the equations y  2x  7 and
y  kx  7 are parallel when k equals
2
1)
2)
2
7
3)
4)
7
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