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hali12
 2 years ago
Please help.... Will give medal for best anwser....
hali12
 2 years ago
Please help.... Will give medal for best anwser....

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mathteacher1729
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2What is the slope of the line?

mathteacher1729
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2Not quite.. I'm not sure how you are getting those numbers.

hali12
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0idk how to do this math :/

ZakaullahUET
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0dw:1350139808849:dw y=mx+b is the slope intercept form put values in it

mathteacher1729
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2Slopeintercept is basically a very short way of describing ANY straight line. It can be super useful in figuring out, say, how much money you make if you get paid an hourly wage.

mathteacher1729
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2The slope is "rise over run" or the ratio (fraction) of how far up or down the line goes for every bit it moves left or right.

mathteacher1729
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2In this case, for every "rise" of negative 3 (going down three) the line goes one to the right.

mathteacher1729
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2So slope = 3/1. Slope = 3 (because any number divided by 1 is itself).

mathteacher1729
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2Yup, that's the slope.

mathteacher1729
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2Now the INTERCEPT just means "what value of y does this line cross the yaxis" the intercept is literally JUST A NUMBER. :)

mathteacher1729
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2So look at your picture. What value of y does the line cross (or touch, or intercept, they all mean the same thing) the yaxis?

mathteacher1729
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2The slope intercept form of a line is y = mx + b where m is the slope (3) and b is the intercept (4). Literally rewrite that but instead of m write 3 and instead of b write +4 and you're done. :)

mathteacher1729
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2The second one.===> y=3x+4 The crazy thing is... that describes the ENTIRE line. All the points on the line obey that equation. Question  what is the value of Y on the line when X = 2? (look at your picture)
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