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The Vector Equation of a Line
Precalculus Vectors and Parametric Equations
How to write the vector equation of a line.
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Applied Linear Equations: Distance Problem
Algebra 2 Linear Equations
How to find the speed of transit when the time of two different legs is known.
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Applied Linear Equations: Distance Problem
Precalculus Linear Equations and Inequalities
How to find the speed of transit when the time of two different legs is known.
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Lines in Polar Coordinates
Precalculus Polar Coordinates and Complex Numbers
How to find the polar equation of a line through the origin (or pole).
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Parametrizing a Line Segment
Precalculus Vectors and Parametric Equations
How to write the parametric equations of a line segment that goes from point A to point B.
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Triangle Side Inequalities
Geometry Triangles
How to determine the triangle side inequalities.
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Proportional Segments Between Parallel Lines
Geometry Similarity
How to prove two triangles are similar using a line parallel to a base.
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Motion Along a Line
Precalculus Vectors and Parametric Equations
How to write equations describing motion in a straight line given the velocity and the position when t=0.
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Three Undefined Terms: Point, Line, and Plane
Geometry Geometry Building Blocks
How to describe and label point, line, and plane. How to define coplanar and collinear.
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Finding the Equation of a Graphed Line
Algebra Linear Equations and Their Graphs
How to write the equation of a graphed line.
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Horizontal and Vertical Lines
PreAlgebra Graphing in Two Dimensions
Equations and slopes of horizontal and vertical lines

Cyclic Quadrilaterals and Parallel Lines in Circles
Geometry Circles
How to prove that opposite angles in a cyclic quadrilateral are congruent; how to prove that parallel lines create congruent arcs in a circle.
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Equation of a Circle
Geometry Pythagorean Theorem
How to derive the equation for a circle using the distance formula.
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Equation of a Circle
Trigonometry Pythagorean Theorem
How to derive the equation for a circle using the distance formula.
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Graphing Lines using Intercepts
Algebra Linear Equations and Their Graphs
How to graph a line using the x and y intercepts.
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Parallel and Perpendicular Lines
Algebra Linear Equations and Their Graphs
How to determine whether lines are parallel, perpendicular, or neither.
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Duplicating a Line Segment
Geometry Constructions
How to duplicate a line segment using a compass and straightedge.
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Line of Best Fit
PreAlgebra Introductory Statistics
Overview of correlation, scatterplots, and line of best fit