Lines and Slopes 5                                                                    

1. Pick the location for your line.

• Move the Drawing Pad (use MoveDP), but keep the point (0,0) visible.


2. Pick grid points A and B.

• Click on the Point icon. Point

• Click on any grid point to get point A.

• Click on any grid point with a different x-coordinate to get point B.

• Write down the coordinates of A and B.

3. Check the coordinates.   


4. Draw the line.   


5. Find the equation of your line: y=mx+b

6. Check your answer!

• Type m (slope) in the box below as as a fraction a/b or as a decimal rounded to 2 decimals.

• Then click on Check Slope.

  Slope m is: 
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• Type b (intercept) in the box below.

• Then click on Check Intercept.

  The y-intercept b is: 


• Click on Reset Reset in top right corner to start over.

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