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. If a line is perpendicular to the line 5x - y = 0 and forms a triangle with coordinate axes of area 5 sq. units, then its equation is ____________________.

. If a line is perpendicular to the line 5x - y = 0 and forms a triangle with coordinate axes of area 5 sq. units, then its equation is ____________________.

Grade:11

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Sher Mohammad IIT Delhi
askIITians Faculty 174 Points
8 years ago
y=-1/5x+c

y/c+x/5c=1
.5*c*5c=5
c^2=2
c=sqrt(2)

the line is, y=.-2x+sqrt(2)

Sher Mohammad
B.Tech, IIT Delhi

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