__Slope__

**Overview:**You will learn how to find the answer to a y- slope intersect problem with little information to start with.

**Slope is;**

1. The tilt or inclination of a line

2. The ratio of vertical change to horizontal change

3. The change in y over the change in x

4. Rise over run

Step 5

Now that you have graphed the slope, well, that's your answer!

Now that you have graphed the slope, well, that's your answer!

## Finding the Slope of a Line

## Equation to Use:

The 2 and 1 under the y's and x's mean the first and second integers.

## Step 1

Label what the integers are so you won't get confused in the future

## Step 2:

Solve the equation.

Step 3: Write your answer- The slope of the line is -5/-2.

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