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having trouble with finding the rise.
slope is 0.40 run is 130 the set up is

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    slope = rise/run

    rise = slope * run = .04 * 130 = 5.2

  • algebra -

    slope = rise/run.
    For a slop of 0.4

    0.4 = rise/130
    Solve for rise.

    It looks like you have accidentally moved the decimal in your line:

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