Posted by **cody** on Monday, June 20, 2011 at 3:29pm.

Solve the problem. Please show all of your work. A driveway rises 11 feet over a horizontal distance of 112 feet. Find the slope of the driveway. Round your answer to two decimal places.

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**bobpursley**, Monday, June 20, 2011 at 3:35pm
slope= 11/112

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**cody**, Monday, June 20, 2011 at 6:22pm
10.18

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**Ashlea**, Monday, June 20, 2011 at 6:58pm
Slope = change in vertical distance (on a graph)/change in horizontal distance, so in this case, the slope would be 11/112, or 0.982142857...

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