What is the formula to calculate slope?

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mariloucortez | High School Teacher | (Level 3) Adjunct Educator

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when you were given a graph, you can use

slope = rise/run or change in y/change in x


and when you were given by 2 points you can use the 3rd formula.




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swedman | High School Teacher | (Level 1) eNoter

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slope= rise/run

slope= change in y/change in x



Hope this helps.