Finding Rate of Change from a Graph

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Taught by mrbrianmclogan
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How to determine the rate of change using a graph

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Questions answered by this video:
  • How do you find rate of change from a graph?
  • How can you find the slope of a line from a graph?
  • If a line goes through the points (0, 3) and (5, 0), what is the rate of change or slope of the line?
  • What does rise/run mean?
  • How can you use the slope formula to find the slope of the line given points (0, 3) and (5, 0)?
  • Staff Review

    • Currently 4.0/5 Stars.
    This lesson shows how to find the rate of change or slope of a line by using two points on the graph of the line. Rise/Run is used to calculate the slope. There is some talking in the background that is distracting, however.