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anonymous
 one year ago
Plz Help!!
Find the slope of a line on a graph (2,1), (4,4)
anonymous
 one year ago
Plz Help!! Find the slope of a line on a graph (2,1), (4,4)

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anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i know u gave me the formula i dont understand it though

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0you can totally do this! \[\frac{ yy_1 }{ xx_1 }\] just plug in the numbers...

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0um....i cant lol im not smart

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0(2,1) and (4, 4)...let's start with what are your ycoordinates?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0coordinates/ordered pairs are always written as (x,y).

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0check again...negatives matter

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0bingo! ok, so let's plug that in...\[\frac{ yy_1 }{ xx_1 }=\frac{ 14 }{ xx_1 }\]

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0now let's figure out our xcoordinates...

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0your coordinates are (2,1) and (4,4) so I agree with 2 being an xcoordinate, but what's the first number in the 2nd set of coordinates?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ok, so this is the tricky part...

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0\[\frac{ 14 }{ 24 }\]

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0do you see how 1 is the first number on top and 2 is the first number on the bottom? That's because those 2 numbers go together (2,1)

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0there is only one 4

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0the denominator (bottom) says 2 minus 4

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0it's ok :) do you know how to subtract negative numbers?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0after this i have one more

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.02(4) isn't going to equal 6. that would be true if you were adding, but you're subtracting.

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0subtracting a negative is like adding a positive...so instead of 2(4) think 2+4

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0perfect, what about the top number?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so put it all together and you have your slope! 5/2

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0you are so very welcome! I wish I could stay and help more, but I have work in the morning. Good luck on the rest of your problems!
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