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What is the slope of the path?

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Tj is playing a round of golf and he has to walk from hole 8 to hole 9. to get there, he must travel along the path defined by the equation  5x+4y=20

asked Jan 3, 2014 in Algebra by Ingrid Ramos Newbie (120 points)
   

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Slope measures the vertical change versus the horizontal change. This can be related to points or lines on a graph, or a growth rate over time, or the inclination of a hillside. Refer this link to know more: http://www.wikihow.com/Understand-Slope-%28in-Algebra%29

answered Jan 3, 2014 by lsmith Inquisitive Expert (82,840 points)

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