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Which Form Do I Use?: At a Glance

Introduction to Which Form Do I Use?:

If you're not told which form of a linear equation to use, use whichever you like. If you're asked to graph an equation in standard form but you like point-slope better, you can turn the equation into point-slope form and then graph it. If you're asked to figure out an equation from a graph and not told how, do it however you like. Different forms make sense to different people. If we are not mistaken, you are a very different person.

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