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anonymous
 5 years ago
What is slope?
anonymous
 5 years ago
What is slope?

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anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0heres an example... Y= 2X + 1 M ( M is your slope) whch is 2 over 1 B= ( B is your Y intercept) in which you start at 0,1

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0then you would go down from ( 0,1 ) 2 spaces down, and 1 to the right.

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0slope is the rate of change for a line. it is mathematicall defined by (y2y1)/(x2x1) where (x1, y1) and (x2,y2) are points on your line

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so like 2,5 and 2,5

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0if 2,5 and 2,5 are points o your line then yes. however i dont think you get what i am saying. in more general terms the slope can be thought of as how quickly the y value changes relative to a change in the x value a line that looks like this / has a large slope since the height of the line changs quickly with only a small change in x whereas a line like this  has no change in its y value as the x value changes you use the formula i typed when you have two specific points from a line and need to find the slope of that line

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0your better off using the formula. i only gave you an example.

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0what is the formula again

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0slope=(y2y1)/(x2x1)

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ok thanks i think I get it
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