# Slope

## Definition Of Slope

Slope is the measure of steepness of a line.

Slope .

Slope of a curve: The slope of a curve is the slope of a line tangent to a particular point on the graph of the curve.
Slope-intercept form: An equation of the form y = mx + b, where m is the slope and b is the y-intercept.

### Example of Slope

Slope of the line shown .

A. 5/7
B. 5/6
C. 7/5
D. 7/8