Elementary and Intermediate Algebra: Concepts & Applications (6th Edition)

Published by Pearson
ISBN 10: 0-32184-874-8
ISBN 13: 978-0-32184-874-1

Chapter 3 - Introduction to Graphing - Review Exercises: Chapter 3: 5

Answer

true

Work Step by Step

RECALL: The slope is the ratio of the rise and the run. Thus, the ratio can be interpreted as the average increase (or decrease) in the value of $y$ for every unit increase in $x$. Thus, the slope is actually a rate. Therefore, the given statement is true.
Update this answer!

You can help us out by revising, improving and updating this answer.

Update this answer

After you claim an answer you’ll have 24 hours to send in a draft. An editor will review the submission and either publish your submission or provide feedback.