 # Slope and Intercept

Related Topics:
Common Core (Statistics & Probability)
Common Core for Mathematics

Examples, solutions, videos, and lessons to help High School students learn how to interpret the slope (rate of change) and the intercept (constant term) of a linear model in the context of the data.

Common Core: HSS-ID.C.7

Graph a Line Given the Slope and Y-intercept (Common Core Math)
Common Core Math: How to Write a Linear Equation Given a Word Problem

HS Math Interpreting Slope and y Intercept in Context.
Interpret the y-intercept and Slope of a Linear Model. Given a Linear Model, Interpret the Meaning of the Slope and Make Predictions
In this video, a linear equation is given in slope intercept form to model the descent of the plane. The meaning of the slope is discussed and then the equation is used to answer various questions. Calculate and Interpret the Slope of a Line Graph
This video discusses how to calculate the slope of a line graph that represents some applied problem. It then discusses how to correctly interpret your results.

Try the free Mathway calculator and problem solver below to practice various math topics. Try the given examples, or type in your own problem and check your answer with the step-by-step explanations.  