Education Technology

Finding Slope Using Rise over Run

Published on 05/21/2005

Activity Overview

Students seem to have trouble finding the slope of a line using rise over run. This activity will allow the students to find slope of lines and tell the difference between lines of positive, negative, zero and undefined slope.

Before the Activity

If you are using the TI-Navigator System with the TI-73 you will need the attached .pdf file.

During the Activity

Students seem to have trouble finding the slope of a line using rise over run. This activity will allow the students to find slope of lines and tell the difference between lines of positive, negative, zero and undefined slope. Please follow the attached sheet for this activity.

After the Activity

Please use the following quiz after the activity