# math-slopes

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English
Are these correct? The beginning of the sentences before "the skiers" are they still considered part of the noun phrase, or are they considered a prepositional phrase, or something different? I believe they are part of the noun phrase, but not sure. The part in the [ ] is what...

Math
Rectangle EFGH is graphed on a coordinate plane with vertices at E(-3,5), F(6,2), G(4,-4),and H (-5,-1). Find the slopes of each side. What do you notice about the slopes of opposite sides? What do you notice about the slopes of adjacent sides?

pre-calc
determine if the following lines are parallel, perpendicular or neither. Explain your reasoning. -2x+3y=3 2x+3y=3 Rewrite them in y = mx + b form to get the slopes, m. The lines are parallel of the slopes are the same. They are perpendicular if the product of the slopes is -1 ...

Statistics
Suppose the correlation between two variables is -0.57. If each of the y-values is multiplied by -1, which of the following is true about the new scatterplot? It slopes up to the right, and the correlation is -0.57 It slopes up to the right, and the correlation is +0.57 It ...

statistics
Suppose the correlation between two variables is -0.57. If each of the y-values is multiplied by -1, which of the following is true about the new scatterplot? It slopes up to the right, and the correlation is -0.57 It slopes up to the right, and the correlation is +0.57 It ...

statistics
Suppose the correlation between two variables is -0.57. If each of the y-values is multiplied by -1, which of the following is true about the new scatterplot? It slopes up to the right, and the correlation is -0.57 It slopes up to the right, and the correlation is +0.57 It ...

Statistics
Suppose the correlation between two variables is -0.57. If each of the y-values is multiplied by -1, which of the following is true about the new scatterplot? It slopes up to the right, and the correlation is -0.57 It slopes up to the right, and the correlation is +0.57 It ...

Statistics
Suppose the correlation between two variables is -0.57. If each of the y-values is multiplied by -1, which of the following is true about the new scatterplot? It slopes up to the right, and the correlation is -0.57 It slopes up to the right, and the correlation is +0.57 It ...

Statistics
Suppose the correlation between two variables is -0.57. If each of the y-values is multiplied by -1, which of the following is true about the new scatterplot? It slopes up to the right, and the correlation is -0.57 It slopes up to the right, and the correlation is +0.57 It ...

Statistics
Suppose the correlation between two variables is -0.57. If each of the y-values is multiplied by -1, which of the following is true about the new scatterplot? It slopes up to the right, and the correlation is -0.57 It slopes up to the right, and the correlation is +0.57 It ...

Economis
A demand curve that is unit elastic everywhere is a. linear and slopes downward b. linear and slopes upward c. vertical d. horizontal e. nonlinear

MAthematicas
What can you tell about the slopes of x=1 and 2x+3 A- 2x+3 is larger slope B- x=1 is larger slope C- can not be determined D- same slopes I think it is c. Not sure though

Geology/Glaciers
Why do north facing slopes on mountains support glaciers today while south facing slopes do not?

math helper plese
2 isosceles triangles have the same height. The slopes of the sides of triangle A are double the slopes of the corresponding sides of triangle B. How do the lengths of their bases compare? A. The base of A is quadruple that of B. The base of A is double that of B. C. The base ...

alg.
Determine which two equations represent perpendicular lines. a) y=2x - 6 b) y=1/2x + 6 c) y= -1/2x + 6 d) y= 1/2x - 6 I know that perpendicular lines have negative recipricals, but I'm having trouble with this problem. I think the answer is b & c because they are both 1/2 and ...

Math
Determine whether the statement is true or false. The lines with equation ax+by+c1=0 and bx-ay+c2=0, where a ≠ 0 and b≠ 0, are perpendicular to each other. ______________________________________________ True. The slopes of the lines are m1 and m2 respectively; m1=b...

calculus
The slopes of the tangent lines to the graph of the function f(x) increase as x increases. At what rate do the slopes of the tangent lines increase? f(x) = x2 – 1 Thanks for the help.. really need it.

calculus
The slopes of the tangent lines to the graph of the function f(x) increase as x increases. At what rate do the slopes of the tangent lines increase? f(x) = x2 – 6 PLZZ help

calc
The differential equation dy dx equals the quotient of x and y squared. will have a slope field with negative slopes in quadrant I will have a slope field with positive slopes in all quadrants will produce a slope field with columns of parallel tangents

Calculus
dy/dx=x/(x-4) I.will have a slope field with negative slopes in quadrant I II.will have a slope field with positive slopes in all quadrants III.will produce a slope field with columns of parallel tangents

MATH
For the floor plans given in exercise27, determine whether the side through the points (2, 3) and (11, 6) is perpendicular to the side through the points (2, 3) and (-3, 18). Compute the slopes of the two lines. If the product of the slopes is -1, then te lines are ...

math
how do i make slopes?

Which statement is true for any linear system of two equations in two variables? A) The system is independent if the slopes of the two lines are equal. B) The system is inconsistent if the y-intercepts of the two lines are equal. C) The system is independent if the graphs of ...

Math
Since the slopes are the same in the below problem what does that mean? x= 4y - 1 x + 1 + 4y y= 1/4x + 1/4

math
this problem seems with too many numbers that i don't know where to start. or even how.I have to answer the problem on top not the one that says number 27. The problem: Geometry. For the floor plans given in exercise 27, determine whether the side through the points (2,3) and...

math 10 slopes eqaution!!! HELP! please
solve and comparison: a)4x-9y+4 6x+15y=-13 im so lost!!!!!

Math
A. L1: (0,-1), (5,9) L2: (0,3), (4,1) The lines are perpendicular because there slopes product equal -1. The point they intersect is (1.6,2.2).(Is this true and how do you solve it)

math
Consider the function g(x)=x/x-7. a) Summarize the increasing and decreasing intervals. b) Compare the slopes of the tangents at the points where i) x=7.5 and x=20 ii) x=6.5 and x=-20

math
*Consider the function g(x)=x/x-7. a)Summarize the increasing and decreasing intervals. b)Compare the slopes of the tangents at the points where i) x=7.5 and x=20 ii) x=6.5 and x= -20

math
Consider the function g(x)=x/x-7. a) Summarize the increasing and decreasing intervals. b) Compare the slopes of the tangents at the points where i) x=7.5 and x=20 ii) x=6.5 and x=-20 Do it for me please...

math-slopes
>wat is an equation of the line that passes through the point (4,-6) >and has a slope of -3??? some one plzzz help me those are the choices >y= -3x+6 >y=-3x-6 >y=-3x+10 >y=-3x+14

1) The linear function f(x) contains the points (-10, -29) and (-2, 83). If g(x) = 25x - 50, which statement is true? A. The functions f(x) and g(x) both have positive slopes. <<< B. The functions f(x) and g(x) both have negative slopes. C. The function f(x) has a ...

Geometry
Can someone show me how to solve this? Someone tried to explain it to me-I didn't get it.A line contains the points (3, -4) and (5, 2). Another line graphed in the same coordinate plane contains the points (0, 5) and (-2, -1). Based on the slopes of these lines are they ...

Math
Are the lines 3x-14y=9 and 14x+3y=3 parallel, perpendicular, or neither? Is it perpendicular because the slopes are -14/3,3/14

if two lines are parallel and the slope of the lines is m,what is the product of their slopes?

Lines and Slopes Math
A line is perpendicular to x+3y-4=0 and has the same y-intercept as 2x+5y-20=0. Find an equation for the line

math
The slopes of the two lines are given. Conclude whether the lines are parallel, perpendicular, or neither. a)m=2/3,m=4/6 b)m=3/4,m=-4/3 c)m=2,m=-2 d)m=1,m=-1 e)m=1/5,m=0.2 f)m=2 1/4, m=-4/9

slopes
what is the slope of the line (4,9) and (2,9)?

physics
You and your friend are sledding on two sides of a triangle-shaped hill. On your side, the hill slopes up at 30.0° from the horizontal; on your friend's side, it slopes down at the same angle. You do not want to climb up the hill, so you tell your friend to thread a rope ...

math
Determine which tow equations represent perpendicular line. (a) y= 3/8 x -4 (b) y= 4x - 3/8 (c) y= - 1/4 x + 3/8 (d) y= 1/4 x - 3/8 b and c. Perpendicular lines have slopes which are negative reciprocals of each other. So 4 and -1/4 work.

Gr 10 math - finding slopes in shapes
Is the slope 3/4 the same as -3/-4? In other words, do the negatives cancel each other out and become a positive number? Thanks!

Math
Systems of equations with different slopes and different y-intercepts have more than one solution. A. Always B. Sometimes C. Never I think it's B.

precalc
what are the slopes of the asymptotes of the hyperbola: (x^2)/9 - (y^2)/4 = 1

Physics
You and your friend are sledding on two sides of a triangle-shaped hill. On your side, the hill slopes up at 30.0° from the horizontal; on your friend's side, it slopes down at the same angle. You do not want to climb up the hill, so you tell your friend to thread a rope ...

Physics
You and your friend are sledding on two sides of a triangle-shaped hill. On your side, the hill slopes up at 30.0° from the horizontal; on your friend's side, it slopes down at the same angle. You do not want to climb up the hill, so you tell your friend to thread a rope ...

I NEED HELP AND FAST!
can anyone help me on finding slopes of a line?

english
The slopes of the mountain are covered with trees.

Math 116A
I have been out of school for a very long time and I just enrolled to take some classes online and I am having a lot of trouble with my math. I just cannot seem to understand what it is that they want. Is there anyone that can help me with this. I am desperate. We are doing ...

Physics
I have a few questions to answer and I don't know how to start answering them. 1. On a position time graph, compare the instantaneous velocities of an object when the tangent to the curve slopes upward to the right, when the tangent slopes downward to the right, and when the ...

CALCULUS
X2 + Y4 = 16 find the slopes of the 2 tangent lines to the curve from (5,1)

Calculus (derivatives)
find the slopes at the indicated points y = 3 + 5x - 3x^3 (0,3), (1/2, 41/8), (2,-11)

math
Can someone please check my work?? 16. The bigger the number the slope is in the equation, what do you notice happens to the graph? When the slope, m, gets bigger the line will become steeper. My Answer~~ As the slope, m, gets bigger the line gets steeper 17.What common ...

Math
Center at (2,-5), conjugate axis parallel to the y-axis, slopes at asymptotes numerically one-sixteenth times the length of the latus rectum, and distance between foci is 2sqrt145.

Math
Center at (2,-5), conjugate axis parallel to the y-axis, slopes at asymptotes numerically one-sixteenth times the length of the latus rectum, and distance between foci is 2sqrt145.

find the slopes for all four side J(-4,-1) K(-7,-4) L(2,-10) M(5,-7)

geometry
how do you find the perpendicular lines if on the graph are undefied and 0 slopes?

Geometry
Which pair of slopes could represent perpendicular lines? 1/7, 7 * 1/2, 2/4 –3/4, 4/3 (my answer or not?) 1/3, 1/3

math
Explain the difference between the slopes of two parallel lines and the slope of two perpendicular lines.

math 8
Martin graphed the lines for a system of equations. His graph resulted in 2 lines with different slopes. Which of the following is true about this graph?

y = 2x + 7 The slopes are equal. The graph has a greater slope. *** The equation has a greater slope.*** none of the above an i right? (:

economic
Why do the production possibility frontier curve slopes downward and why it could be a line?

Geometry
Use the slopes of AB and CD to determine whether AB and CD are parallel, perpendicular, or neither. A(-8,5) B(-2,-4) C(6,0) D(0,-4)

Math
Let A, C be the endpoints of the diameter of a circle and B an arbitrary point on the circle. Using the slopes of secant lines show that \ABC is a right angle. You can assume the circle is centered at the origin.

A line connecting (5, 6) to another point has an undefined slope. What is the closest point on this line with whole number coordinates below (5, 6)?

math help pls pls
Systems of equations with different slopes and different y-intercepts have more than one solution. Always Sometimes Never

Math - Slopes
A carpenter is building a stairway. The depth of each stair is 10 inches. The height of each riser is 8 inches. WHat is the steepness (slope) of the stairway? Please show work.

geometry
The points L(4, 0),M(10, 0), and N(7, 5) form #LMN.What is the sum of the slopes of the three sides of the triangle?

Algebra
The points L(4, 0),M(10, 0), and N(7, 5) form LMN.What is the sum of the slopes of the three sides of the triangle?

geometry
what is true about the slopes of two perpendicular lines niether of which is vertical?

pre-calculus
tangents are drawn from the point (-4,0) to the circle x^2 +y^2 =1. find the slopes of the tangent.

Determine which function has the greater rate of change in questions 1−3 1. x y ------- -1 0 0 1 1 2 2 3 (1 point) The rates of change are equal. The graph has a greater rate of change.*** The table has a greater rate of change. none of the above 2. y = 2x + 7 The slopes...

MATH
Determine which function has the greater rate of change in questions 1−3 1. x y ------- -1 0 0 1 1 2 2 3 (1 point) The rates of change are equal. *** The graph has a greater rate of change. The table has a greater rate of change. none of the above 2. y = 2x + 7 The ...

math
Determine which function has the greater rate of change in questions 1−3 1. x y ------- -1 0 0 1 1 2 2 3 (1 point) The rates of change are equal. The graph has a greater rate of change.*** The table has a greater rate of change. none of the above 2. y = 2x + 7 The slopes...

Math-Geometry
I'm having trouble with these two questions about slopes and equation of a line: (A)-Find the slope of each segment (B)-Write an equation of the line that is determined by each pair of points 1. (0,0) and (6,-4) 2. (-3,2) and (7,-4) Thank you!

geometry
If two line are parallel and the slope of one of the lines is m, what is the product of thir slopes?

maths
I don't understand exactly how you get the slopes of the graphs. May you please get it into details till the end.

pre-calc
True or false: Perpendicular lines have slopes that are reciprocals of one another.

Earth Science (Geography)
In what way can the soils, geology and slopes affect river flow?

Geometry
The three coordinate points are collinear. Use slopes to write aproportion to find the value of a. #38. (-4,1),(-1,2),(5,a) #39. (4,5),(1,2),(a,0)

Math
Give two examples of linear relationships (they can be from the world of business, science, sports, or other areas). Since their graphs would be straight lines, describe the meaning of the slopes of these lines as they relate to these relationships

Algebra
Use slopes and intercepts to determine if the following system is consistent, inconsistent, or dependent. -4x - 5y = 20 -12x - 30y = 60

math and slopes
Help. Determine the slope of the line. The line whose equation is 3x-2y=8 Solve for y by putting y on one side and everything else on the other. -2y=8-3x. Multiply by -1. 2y = 3x -8 and divide by 2 y=(3/2)x -8/2 or y= (3/2)x -4 The form for a straight line is y = mx + b where ...

Geometry
how do you find the orthocenter of a triangle with the vertices A(4,0) B(-2,4) C(0,6)? Please explain to me how you get x after doing point slope form for the two slopes.

Geometry
How do you use slopes to write the proportion to find the value of x for this problem... (4,5), (1,2), (x,0) please show your work and explain thx

math
Which of the following equations represents the equation for the line that is parallel to the given line and passes through the given point? y= 1/5 x - 10; (15, -16) A. y = -5x +19 B. y = 1/5x + 91/5 C. y = 1/5 x - 19 D. y = 5x - 19 I do know that to be parallel the slopes ...

Analytic Geometry
Please help me to solve this problem. Find the equation of the locus of a moving point if the sum of the slopes of the line joining it to (1,3) and (4,-2) is 1.

PHYSICS
In an archery practice an arrow was realesed from a bow with a velocity of 20m/s it strikes and slopes find at what rate the aarrow was aaccelarated

Math
ABC has vertices A(0, 6), B(4, 6), and C(1, 3). Sketch a graph of ABC and use it to find the orthocenter of ABC. Then list the steps you took to find the orthocenter, including any necessary points or slopes you had to derive.

Math 221
I am trying to figure out if this equation is correct? My second equation that I am using is: y=-1/2x+1, and the perpendicular must pass through this given point (4, 2). y-y=m(x-y) y-2=2(x-4) perpendicular lines have to have slopes, so y-2=2x-8 y-2+2=2x-8+2 reciprocal y=2x-6 ...

algebra 1
if you go from one point to the other do you subract the a and b or do you do all points in between to find the elevation? I'm not sure what this question refers to. Are you trying to calculate slopes?

geography
why does the best place for a reservoir have to be a river valley in an upland area with steep sided slopes to act as natural walls. Why cant is be flat?

Slopes
How can I find the slope of a line when given two points??? slope=(y1-y2)/(x1-x2)

Algebra
If m1 and m2 are the slopes of two lines, where m1 . m2 =-1, the lines are? the same, or parallel or perpendicular?

algebra
compare the slopes and tell whether the lines are parallel. y = x + 2 and y = -x -3 can you tell me how to set up the problem so that I can do it.

Algebra
If two lines are parallel and the slope of one of the lines is 3d, what is the product of their slopes?: a. -1 b. - d c. 9d2 d. 6d

science
coralreefs are found on a continental shelves b trenches cabyssal plains d continental slopes

algebra 1
1. The points L(4, 0),M(10, 0), and N(7, 5) form Triangle LMN. What is the sum of the slopes of the three sides of the triangle?

Algebra 2
a hyperbola is centered at (3,7). The vertices are (9,7) and (-3,7). The slopes of the aymptotes are m==/-5/6. Enter the equation of the hyperbola in the form: (x-h)^2/a^2-(y-k)^2/b^2=1

Calculus AB
Theta is an angle between the lines L1 and L2 with the slopes m1 and m2. Prove that tan theta= (m2 - m1)/(1+m2m1).

Math
There is a graph of a function that looks like y = x^4 , but it has a vertical asymptote at x = -2 and x = 4. The question then asks us to arrange the following numbers in decreasing order: g'(1), g'(-2), g'(0), g'(2), g'(4) I figured out all of the slopes, but I don't know ...

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