Q. 3 A4.8( 5 Votes )

Find the equation to the straight line which passes through the point (5, 6) and has intercepts on the axes

Equal in magnitude and both positive

Answer :

Given:


Here, a = b


To find:


The equation of line cutoff intercepts from the axes.


Explanation:


So, the equation of the line is


Formula used:




x + y = a


The line passes through the point (5, 6) So equation satisfy the points,


5 + 6 = a


a = 11


Hence the equation of the line is x + y = 11


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