# What is the equation of the line that passes through the origin and is perpendicular to the line that passes through the following points: #(9,2),(-2,8) #?

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Jun 4, 2016

#### Explanation:

A line through

All lines perpendicular to this will have a slope of

Using the slope-point form, a line through the origin with this perpendicular slope will have an equation:

or