A community for students.
Here's the question you clicked on:
 0 viewing
anonymous
 one year ago
someone please help.
what is the slope of the initial climb?
anonymous
 one year ago
someone please help. what is the slope of the initial climb?

This Question is Closed

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0what is the slope and equation for the climb?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0well, pick two points for the lefthandside line notice the line dw:1443831986689:dw so use those two points

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0hmm you know... I wonder where that 7,5 comes from for according to the grid chart, that point isn't 7,5 :/

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0im unsure how to make the equation

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0dw:1443832256882:dw then use those two points to get the slope then recall that \(\bf \begin{array}{lllll} &x_1&y_1&x_2&y_2\\ % (a,b) &({\color{red}{ 7}}\quad ,&{\color{blue}{ 5}})\quad % (c,d) &({\color{red}{ 7}}\quad ,&{\color{blue}{ 0}}) \end{array} \\\quad \\ % slope = m slope = {\color{green}{ m}}= \cfrac{rise}{run} \implies \cfrac{{\color{blue}{ y_2}}{\color{blue}{ y_1}}}{{\color{red}{ x_2}}{\color{red}{ x_1}}}\)

Astrophysics
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Sounds, good when you have vertical lines, the slope is undefined.

Astrophysics
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0As you are dividing by 0

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0what would the equation look like?

Astrophysics
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0You're looking for the slope so use what jdoe has provided you with, and since you are dividing by 0 you can write it's undefined.
Ask your own question
Sign UpFind more explanations on OpenStudy
Your question is ready. Sign up for free to start getting answers.
spraguer
(Moderator)
5
→ View Detailed Profile
is replying to Can someone tell me what button the professor is hitting...
23
 Teamwork 19 Teammate
 Problem Solving 19 Hero
 Engagement 19 Mad Hatter
 You have blocked this person.
 ✔ You're a fan Checking fan status...
Thanks for being so helpful in mathematics. If you are getting quality help, make sure you spread the word about OpenStudy.