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tatumlee

  • one year ago

Find the slope of the following line: y= 3/4x -7 how do you solve this?

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  1. pooja195
    • one year ago
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    Y=mx+b m=the slope there is no solving

  2. tatumlee
    • one year ago
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    how did you get here?

  3. pooja195
    • one year ago
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    The is known as slope-intercept form y=mx+b Where m = slope b= y intercept

  4. pooja195
    • one year ago
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  5. pooja195
    • one year ago
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    For more... http://www.mathsisfun.com/algebra/linear-equations.html So what is the slope?

  6. tatumlee
    • one year ago
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    is 3/4 the slope? the slope is the place where m would be?

  7. pooja195
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    Yes! Thats correct!! Well done :)

  8. tatumlee
    • one year ago
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    Thank you very much!

  9. phi
    • one year ago
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    and "b" is the "y intercept" (the y value where the line crosses the y-axis)

  10. pooja195
    • one year ago
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    No problem and thanks for pointing that out @phi :)

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