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The slope of a line is a measure of its steepness and indicates whether it goes up or down from left to right. For example, the slope of the line segment below is , while the slope of the line segment is .

1-36 Slope Diagram

For each line segment below, find the slope. You may want to copy each line segment on graph paper in order to draw slope triangles. Homework Help ✎

  1. 1-36a Line segment graph

  1. 1-36b Line segment graph

  1. 1-36c Line segment graph

  1. 1-36d Line segment graph

Create a slope triangle for each segment.

Find the change in and the change in for each segment.
See the example below. Note: change.