OpenStudy (anonymous):

What is the correct interpretation of the slope of the line in this graph? its attached

5 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

5 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

Slope = Rise/Run = $(y_{2}-y_{1})/(x_{2}-x_{1})$$(1.5-2)/(3-1) =(-0.5)/(2) = -1/4$

5 years ago
OpenStudy (ash2326):

Slope here represents the flow rate of water in liters per hour Slope is negative it means that water is flowing backwards when compared to the reference direction.

5 years ago