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SWAG
 2 years ago
help with slope please
SWAG
 2 years ago
help with slope please

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byMKT
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Do You know whats Rise and Run

byMKT
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Rise is when you go up with the points till you meet the line with the other point then you go to the left or right to meet the point thats your slope y0

jazy
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2rise/run Rise = spaces up(+ number) or spaces down( number) Run = spaces to the right. So from the first point, count the spaces up or down. If the line goes down, remember this number will be negative. Then count the spaces you need to "run" to the second point. Example: dw:1352996453610:dw

jazy
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2And its RISE/RUN so your slope would be 2/3.

SWAG
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1So what would i write for the 1st problem exactly??? ima try to do the 2nd one on my own to see if i understood you

jazy
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2For #1 you go down 6 spaces, and across 1 space. So your slope would be 6/1 or just 6.

SWAG
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Awesome thanks ima try #2 now :) thanks for helping

SWAG
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1@jazy Hey im a little stuck on the 2nd one, i understand everything you did im just not sure how i would count this one.

jazy
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2For #2 you go up 2 spaces, and across 6 spaces. So the slope would be 2/6. Simplified it would be 1/3. (:
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