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Which slope would be steeper : 8 or 1/8

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asked by carl
  1. slope = rise/run
    the bigger the number, the steeper the slope.
    8 is bigger than .125

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    posted by Damon
  2. Is it like y=1/8-8 .

    How did you get 125

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    posted by carl
  3. 1/8 = 0.125

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    posted by Ms. Sue

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