## anonymous one year ago What is the slope of a line? slope = 1/3 slope = -3 slope = 3 http://imgur.com/9QXhBvq

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1. butterflydreamer

$slope = \frac{ rise }{ run} = \frac{ 4 - (-2) }{ 2 } = \frac{ 4 + 2 }{ 2 }= ?$

2. anonymous

So it would be B?

3. butterflydreamer

your triangle looks like this: |dw:1436880224737:dw| therefore slope is positive because the line is increasing from left to right

4. anonymous

Ah okay, I get it now, thank you very much.

5. butterflydreamer

you're welcome :)