**Concepts covered in this guided practice Activity**

Interpret slope as a rate of change

Determine the meaning of slope and y-intercept in a given situation

Graph equations of the y=mx + b

1. Calculate the slope of line A

2. Calculate the slope of line B

3. Calculate the slope of line C

4. Calculate the slope of line D

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**Answer is at the bottom of the page**

**Answer Key**

**3.**** Slope =Rise/Run=4/4=1 **

**4.**** Slope=Rise/Run=0/4=0**

**5.**** Slope equals 4/4=1 **

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**Here is the graph**

**6. ****Slope = 4/-2****= -2 **

**Here is the graph**

5. Graph the equation y= 1x +1 and tell whether it is linear.

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**Video Answer to question 5 **

6. Graph the equation y= -2x +2 and tell whether it is linear.

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## Calculate the Slope of a Line

### Guided Practice

Video answer showing graphing using a T-Table for the question y=1x+1

Video answer showing graphing using x and y intercepts

**Video Answer to question 6 **