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The graph shows the cost of tuition for students.

 

https://snag.gy/MJDbq2.jpg

 

 

 

 

 

What is the slope of the line and what does it mean in this situation?

The slope of the line is ______ This means that for every ________ the cost of tuition is ______

 Oct 5, 2018
edited by hoiuu  Oct 5, 2018
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Please post questions DIRECTLY on the forum, rather than giving URLs !

 Oct 5, 2018
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How?

 Oct 5, 2018
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Depends are where they are sourced from.......multiple ways......try to find one.  Thanx  cheeky

 

ElectricPavlov  Oct 5, 2018
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Ok, there.

 Oct 5, 2018
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Slope is rise/run  =   700/2 = 350      student      $350

 Oct 5, 2018
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We have these points on the graph  ( 4 , 1400)   and  (6 , 2100)

 

The slope between these points is  [ 2100 - 1400 ] / [ 6 - 4 ] = 700 / 2  = 350 / 1

 

This means that, for every additional student, the tuition cost is $350 more

 

 

cool cool cool

 Oct 5, 2018

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