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What is the Slope of the Stairs in Front of the School?

Mathematicians apply the formula for line slope to determine the slope of stairs in their school. They work in small groups to take the appropriate measurements, perform the necessary calculations, and find the mean of their group slope calculations. They discuss the reasons why the slope calculations may be different.

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Grade
8th - 11th
Subjects
Math
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