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idontknow
10-13-2008, 08:29 PM
If there was a problem like "Fine the slope of each line"

rise 4; run 5.

How would I solve it?

Subhotosh Khan
10-13-2008, 08:33 PM
If there was a problem like "Fine the slope of each line"

rise 4; run 5.

How would I solve it?

The definition of the slope is

Slope \, = \, \frac{rise}{run}