slope

If the slope is 6 what would the slope of a line parallel to it be?

If the slope is 6 what would the slope of a line parallel to it be? Our rule for the relation of second lines to first lines with regards to...
Thread by: math_celebrity, Dec 1, 2021, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

The graph shows the average length (in inches) of a newborn baby over the course of its first 15 mon

The graph shows the average length (in inches) of a newborn baby over the course of its first 15 months. Interpret the RATE OF CHANGE of the...
Thread by: math_celebrity, Nov 3, 2021, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

A student and the marine biologist are together at t = 0. The student ascends more slowly than the m

A student and the marine biologist are together at t = 0. The student ascends more slowly than the marine biologist. Write an equation of a...
Thread by: math_celebrity, Oct 29, 2021, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

A direct variation includes the points ( – 5, – 20) and (n,8). Find n.

A direct variation includes the points ( – 5, – 20) and (n,8). Find n. Slopes are proportional for rise over run. Set up a proportion of x's to...
Thread by: math_celebrity, Sep 21, 2021, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

A plane is flying at an altitude of 45,000 feet. It begins to drop in altitude 3,000 feet per minute

A plane is flying at an altitude of 45,000 feet. It begins to drop in altitude 3,000 feet per minute. What is the slope in this situation? Set up...
Thread by: math_celebrity, Sep 21, 2021, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

Jessica has 16 pairs of shoes. She buys 2 additional pair of shoes every month. What is the slope in

Jessica has 16 pairs of shoes. She buys 2 additional pair of shoes every month. What is the slope in this situation? Set up a graph where months...
Thread by: math_celebrity, Sep 21, 2021, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

Find y if the line through (1, y) and (2, 7) has a slope of 4.

Find y if the line through (1, y) and (2, 7) has a slope of 4. Given two points (x1, y1) and (x2, y2), Slope formula is: slope = (y2 - y1)/(x2 -...
Thread by: math_celebrity, Mar 24, 2021, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

Big John weighs 300 pounds and is going on a diet where he'll lose 3 pounds per week. Write an equat

Big John weighs 300 pounds and is going on a diet where he'll lose 3 pounds per week. Write an equation in slope-intercept form to represent this...
Thread by: math_celebrity, Jan 6, 2021, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

If MN is perpendicular to PQ and the slope of PQ is -4 what is the slope for MN

If MN is perpendicular to PQ and the slope of PQ is -4 what is the slope for MN the slope of a line perpendicular to another line is the negative...
Thread by: math_celebrity, Oct 18, 2020, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

A line has a slope of 1/2 and a run of 50. Find the rise of the line.

A line has a slope of 1/2 and a run of 50. Find the rise of the line. Slope = Rise/Run We're given a run of 50, so let the rise be r. We have:...
Thread by: math_celebrity, Sep 22, 2020, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

Write an equation in slope-intercept form for the line with slope 4 and y-intercept -7

Write an equation in slope-intercept form for the line with slope 4 and y-intercept -7 The standard equation for slope (m) and y-intercept (b) is...
Thread by: math_celebrity, Aug 2, 2020, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

A scuba diver is 30 feet below the surface of the water 10 seconds after he entered the water and 10

A scuba diver is 30 feet below the surface of the water 10 seconds after he entered the water and 100 feet below the surface after 40 seconds...
Thread by: math_celebrity, Jul 11, 2020, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

A hill rises 60 ft for every horizontal 96 ft. Find the slope.

A hill rises 60 ft for every horizontal 96 ft. Find the slope. Slope = Rise / Run Slope = 60/96 Using our fraction simplifier, we reduce 60/96...
Thread by: math_celebrity, Jun 27, 2020, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

the equation of a line is y = mx + 4. find m if the line passes through (-5,0)

the equation of a line is y = mx + 4. find m if the line passes through (-5,0) Plug in our numbers of x = -5, and y = 0: -5m + 4 = 0 To solve...
Thread by: math_celebrity, Jun 21, 2020, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

A line passes through the point -3,4 and has a slope of -5

A line passes through the point -3,4 and has a slope of -5 Using our point slope calculator, we get a line equation of: y = -5x - 11
Thread by: math_celebrity, Jun 13, 2020, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

Explain the steps you would take to find an equation for the line perpendicular to 4x - 5y = 20 and

Explain the steps you would take to find an equation for the line perpendicular to 4x - 5y = 20 and sharing the same y-intercept Get this in...
Thread by: math_celebrity, May 25, 2020, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

A line has a slope of 7 and a y-intercept of -4. What is its equation in slope intercept form

A line has a slope of 7 and a y-intercept of -4. What is its equation in slope intercept form The slope-intercept equation for a line: y = mx + b...
Thread by: math_celebrity, May 25, 2020, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

Find the gradient of the the line with the equation 8x - 4y =12

Find the gradient of the the line with the equation 8x - 4y =12 Type this equation into our search engine and choose "slope" and we get: Slope...
Thread by: math_celebrity, May 15, 2020, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests