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Perpendicular has the negative inverse of the slope: that is -(-1/⅔)=3/2.

The equation is y=3x/2+a where a is found by plugging in (4,-5):

-5=3×4/2+a, -5=6+a, so a=-11 and the equation is y=3x/2-11.

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-5=3×4/2+a, -5=6+a, so a=-11 and the equation is y=3x/2-11.

 

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