College Algebra (6th Edition)

Published by Pearson
ISBN 10: 0-32178-228-3
ISBN 13: 978-0-32178-228-1

Chapter 2 - Functions and Graphs - Exercise Set 2.3 - Page 257: 93


The slope of a line determines the rise (numerator) and run (denominator). In the equation $y=mx+b$, the slope is $m$.

Work Step by Step

The slope can also be determined by finding the ratio of the rise to the run between two points on a graph.
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