# Determine if this equation is perpendicular? -4x+2y=12 x+2y=6

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Can you please show the steps. Thank you

Can you please show the steps. Thank you

##### 1 Answer

Mar 16, 2017

These two equations represent line which **are perpendicular**.

#### Explanation:

Any equation of the form:

Therefore

Two lines are perpendicular if the slope of one is the negative inverse of the slope of the other. The negative inverse of