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What Does the Slope of a Line Mean?

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Evaluate the steepness of lines, also known as the slope, by watching this video. A tutor explains what the slope of a line is and compares 2 different lines to demonstrate slope. A practical introductory video for classes that are just...
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Slope

For Students 8th - 11th Standards
Investigate the different types of slope using graphs and ordered pairs. Scholars use the slope formula to determine the slope of a line between two points. Includes examples with a slope of zero and with no slope. The lesson follows a...
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Every Line is a Graph of a Linear Equation

For Teachers 8th Standards
Challenge the class to determine the equation of a line. The 21st part in a 33-part series begins with a proof that every line is a graph of a linear equation. Pupils use that information to find the slope-intercept form of the equation...
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Parallel Lines 3

For Students 7th - 9th
Starting with three linear equations, how can you tell which lines are parallel? The first equation is rewritten in slope-intercept form. The second equation represents a horizontal line, so it is already in slope-intercept form. The...
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Perpendicular Lines

For Students 7th - 9th
This video demonstrates how to tell algebraically whether lines are perpendicular. Using three different linear equations in different forms, each is rewritten in slope-intercept form, and their slopes are compared to show whether they...
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Constructing Equations in Slope-Intercept Form from Graphs

For Students 7th - 11th
This lecture continues reviewing linear equations and slope problems with several example problems. Those who didn't grasp the concepts during class might find this lesson helpful.
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Linear Equations in Slope Intercept Form

For Students 8th - 11th
Several examples of equations in slope-intercept form are the focus of this video. Instructors who are reviewing slopes and functions with their math classes, or who are introducing the concept for the first time, will appreciate Sal's...
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Equation of a line 3

For Students 9th - 11th
Use ordered pairs to graph a line and determine its equation. This practice problem houses a short lesson clearly demonstrating how to use ordered pairs and the slope intercept form to determine the related equation.
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Analyzing Equations Through Slope and Y-int

For Teachers 8th - 11th
With problems applying to modern-day topics like Netflix and McDonald's, math whizzes analyze graphs and investigate the slopes. In this algebra worksheet, learners identify the slope and y-intercept of the given equations. They graph...
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Slope and Rate of Change

For Students 7th - 11th
Introducing slope as "a way of measuring the inclination of a line," Sal endeavors to provide a working knowledge of slope problems and problem solving. The video is framed as a review, but could be a good way to fill any holes in...
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Slope and Y-Intercept Intuition

For Students 6th - 9th
The instructor uses a computer graphing program to illustrate how a line changes slope by manipulating the slope values in the equation. He also manipulates the y-intercept value to see where the line crosses the y-axis.
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Slope of a Line 3

For Students 9th - 11th
Sal repeats the formula for slope several times in different variations to illustrate what rise/run literally means. He then applies the concept by using a given set of ordered pairs, which he then plots.
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Parallel Lines 2

For Students 7th - 9th
Can you tell, algebraically, if three lines are parallel? In this video, Sal demonstrates how to rewrite linear equations in slope-intercept form and compare the slope of each line.
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Algebra: Equation of a Line

For Students 6th - 9th
Given two points on a line, find the value for slope using the rise over run formula. Then find the y-intercept by plugging one of the point values into the equation of a line. Finally, put these values into the equation of a line y =...
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Finding the Slope of a Line from a Graph - Concept

For Students 8th - 10th Standards
Explain how to find the slope of a graph of a line with a video that points out how no matter what two points are used on a graph of a line, the slope is the same. A few examples reiterate how to find the slope of vertical and horizontal...
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Proportional Relationships, Lines, and Linear Equations

For Teachers 7th - 9th Standards
The resource is a good introduction to what makes a proportional relationship between two lines. Discuss the similarities of both lines and the possibility of intersection. Use this opportunity to list other acceptable forms of each...
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Slippery Slopes

For Teachers 7th - 8th Standards
The class will slide right into a clearer understanding of linear equations in this set of activities. By presenting slope in a variety of contexts, the emphasis rests clearly on the relationships that lead to the number. Learners turn...
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Definition of Slope - Concept

For Students 8th - 10th Standards
Math can be a slippery slope. A video introduces the concept of slope, provides its definition, and shows examples of positive and negative slopes. It connect the examples to skateboard ramps to help pupils remember what they look like.
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Line of Best Fit

For Students 7th - 10th Standards
The cost of chips is going up, while the percentage of voters is going down. Your learners will be able to predict different outcomes when creating a graph with a line of best fit. Using a graphing calculator or not, they can create the...
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Slope of a Line 2

For Students 9th - 11th
Here is the second video in a three-part series on determining the slope of a line. This presentation focuses on defining mathematical terminology and the step-by-step process needed to find the slope the goes through the ordered pairs...
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Equation of a Line 2

For Students 9th - 11th
When students are ready to use the slope and a coordinate pair to determine the equation of a line using slope-intercept form, then they will be ready to watch this video. Sal does a fantastic job explaining this concept.
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Graphical Slope of a Line

For Students 9th - 11th
Algebra students follow along as Sal determines the line's slope. He reminds students that slope=rise/run, and what that means on a graph in relation to the line given. Background information is recommended prior to viewing this video.
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How Do You Find the Slope of a Line from Two Points?

For Teachers 6th - 12th
The teacher demonstrates how to plug in values from two given points to find the slope of a line. She uses the slope formula and goes through the problem step-by-step.
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Graphs: Parallel lines

For Students 8th - 10th Standards
Parallel lines must always have the same slope. Learners use this bit of information to extend their equation writing skills. A video lesson explains how to write the equation of a line parallel to a given line and through a given point....

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