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ineedyouubiebs
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What is the slope of line CD if C(5,4) and D(5,2)? Is this a line or line segment?
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ineedyouubiebs Group Title
What is the slope of line CD if C(5,4) and D(5,2)? Is this a line or line segment?
 10 months ago
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gypsy1274 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
\(slope = \dfrac{rise}{run} = \dfrac{\text{change in y}}{\text{change in x}} =\dfrac{y_2  y_1}{x_2x_1}\)
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ineedyouubiebs Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
I got 0 is that correct?
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gypsy1274 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Yes, it is.
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ineedyouubiebs Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
And how do i know if its a line or a line segment?
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gypsy1274 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
A line continues on forever in either direction. A line segment has endpoints.
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ineedyouubiebs Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
so it'll be a line segment bc it has an endpoint
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gypsy1274 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
It seems that way. Usually in a word problem, you will be told if it is a line or a line segment. If there is a picture accompanying this question, a line will have arrows on either end.
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ineedyouubiebs Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
no theres no picture
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gypsy1274 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Is what you typed the exact wording of the question?
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ineedyouubiebs Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
yes it is
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ineedyouubiebs Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
I'll type it again: What is the slope of CD if C(5,4) and D(5,2)? Is this a line or a line segment?
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gypsy1274 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
I would have to guess that it is a line segment. Maybe I am overthinking this, but it just doesn't seem clear to me.
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