** Definition of Rise**

- Rise is the vertical distance between the two points on the graph.

**More about Rise**

- The ratio of “rise” to the “run” founds the steepness or slope of the line.

Slope = .

**Example of Rise**

- From the above graph, run = 1 and rise = 4. So, slope = = 4.

**Solved Example on Rise**

Identify the rise from the slope .

Choices:

A. 5

B. 3

C. 8

D. 2

Correct Answer: B

Solution:

Step 1:Slope = [Formula for finding the slope.]

Step 2:Slope = = [Given.]

Step 3:So, rise is 3.

**Related Terms for Rise**

- Distance
- Line
- Ratio
- Slope
- Vertical