# 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...

### 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 ...

### 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?

### ALGEBRA 1 HELP

The description below represents Function A and the table represents Function B: Function A The function is 2 more than 5 times x. Function B x y -1 2 0 5 1 8 Which statement is correct about the slope and intercept of the two functions? Their slopes are equal but y-intercepts...

### 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?

### 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 ...

### 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 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 ...

### 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...

### 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 - PreCalc (12th Grade)

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 ...

### 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

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

how do i make slopes?

### 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 ...

### 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.

### 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)

### 10th grade

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?

### 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

### 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

### economic

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

### math 10 slopes eqaution!!! HELP! please

solve and comparison: a)4x-9y+4 6x+15y=-13 im so lost!!!!!

### 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)

### Algebra

Please the following slopes in order frome greatest to least -4,0/5,1/2,2.75

### Math please check my answers?

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

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.

### math

Find their slopes and conclude whetever the lines are parallel, perpendicular or neither a) y = 3 x = - 2 b) y = -4 y = x

### 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.

### 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)

### 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

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

### Algebra

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

### 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...

### 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

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-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

### 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

### 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?

### 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

### 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

### 9th grade(math)

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

### 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

### 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).

### science 1 question!!!

1. How are continental glaciers different from valley glaciers? (1 point) Valley glaciers can flow in all directions as they move, while continental glaciers move down slopes already cut by rivers. Continental glaciers flow in all directions as they move, while valley glaciers...

### 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

### calculus

The parametric curve x(t)=3cos(t) y(t)=7sin(2t) intersects itself at a point P=(x0,y0) where x0= y0= The slopes of the 2 tangents at this point are? THANK YOU!

### slopes

Find the slope of a line that is perpendicular to the line containing the points (–2, –1) and (2, –3). can you tell me how to do it and show the answer Thanks!

### science

Gentle slopes and rounded mountains are most often the result of 1 shifting of fault blocks 2 the age of the bedrock 3 coditions of climate 4 volcanoes and meteorites

### Slopes

Write equation of the line through he point (-3, 2) with a slope of 1/4 in slope intercept form. I really don't understand this questions.

### ALgebra

use slopes to show that the triangle with vertices (-2,7), (6,9) and (3,4) is a right triangle. write an equation of the line that has y-intercept 5/7 and is parallel to the graph of 6x-3y=1

### math help please

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

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.

### chemistry

explain why the pure solvent shows a level horizontal curve as solidification occurs, but the curve for the solution slopes downward slightly. ??

### Pre Algebra

I am having a problem with slopes and intercepts problems. Write each equation in slope-intercept form. Find slope and y-inercept. 3x - y = 14

### 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.

### physics

an inclined plane, which slopes at 37degree is used to raise a 10 kg object to a heghit of 4m if the efficency is 80% determine a,the load (t@ke sin 37=0.6,cos 37 =0.8) b,the cofficent of kinetic friction c,the effort force

### Algebra

A building code regulation requires that the slope of the riser to the tread of a staircase be 60% with an absolute deviation of 10%. Find the maximum and minimum slopes of the staircase.

### calculus

how would you find the median of a pdf picture it basically is a triangle with points (0,0) (6,.2) (10,0) do i need to find the slopes to find equations for the lines? thanks!

### Precalc

A hyperbola has this Cartesian equation: -((x-2)/5)^2 + ((y+1)/3)^2 = 1 A. Find direction in which it opens. Horizontal? B. Find the coordinates of the center. I think it's (-2,1) or (1,-2)? C. Find the slopes of the asymptotes: m=+- ?

### 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.