Intro

It is often difficult to grasp the idea of slope when it is first introduced. A simple way to think about it is the “steepness” of the line on the graph. The most common equation to find slope is y=mx+b. In this equation, m represents the slope.

Sample Problem

What is the slope of the line y=4x+7

Solution

The slope for this line is 4



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