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Slope Formula

Slope formula

Activity 1: Slope Formula

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Then, write your answer to each question in the email.

For the subject of your email, type Slope Formula.

For the points (3, 7) and (9, 19):

1. What number should you use for y2 in the slope formula?

2. What number should you use for y1 in the slope formula?

3. What number should you use for x2 in the slope formula?

4. What number should you use for x1 in the slope formula?

5. Solve the top portion of the slope formula only.

6. Solve the bottom portion of the slope formula.

7. What is the slope of this line?

For the points (3, 7) and (-9, -17):

8. In the slope formula, replace y2 and y1 with their correct values. Write this portion of the slope formula and then solve the top only.

9. In the slope formula, replace x2 and x1 with their correct values. Write this portion of the slope formula and then solve the bottom only.

10. What is the slope of this line?

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Activity 2: Slope Calculator

 

 


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Finding the Slope from Two Points

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