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# DS:Coordinate Geometry

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DS:Coordinate Geometry [#permalink]  17 Jul 2010, 10:52
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The y intercept of line l is 4. If the slope of l is negative, which of the following could be the x-intercept of l?

I. -1
II. 0
III. 6

a. I only
b. II only
c. III only
d. I and II
e. I and III
[Reveal] Spoiler: OA
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Re: DS:Coordinate Geometry [#permalink]  17 Jul 2010, 10:55
Slope of the line x/a + y/b = 1 is -b/a here b = 4

hence slope = -4/a since -4/a is -ve, 'a' must be non zero and positive.
Only solution is 6

Thus C
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