Finding The Slope Of A Line From Its Graph | Algebra I | Khan Academy

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38 Replies to “Finding The Slope Of A Line From Its Graph | Algebra I | Khan Academy”

  1. I have a math exam next week and I was just studying and I just did not understand how to find the slope, so thanks for this video explaining it:)

  2. So I have a question. On khan, I tried to do the slope exercises but I keep getting them wrong. I’ll pick two points on the graph, but my points that I pick are different than Sal’s what do I do?!?

  3. I would love if someone from your academy just started shouting “KHAAAAN KHAAAAAN”  during a session

  4. Is it just me or teachers make this 60% harder than it has to be like they take 45 minutes to explain this and confuse every 1 n in youtube is in 5 minutes and easier to understand

  5. Why are there 116 dislikes? I don’t see anything wrong with this video. It’s simple but this isn’t calculus slopes.
    Oh wait, this didn’t help me much. I still have no clue how to draw the lines from equations. But still: I won’t dislike it. They tried.

  6. dude you are a hero. I think I speak for everyone when I say you are amazing, thanks for the help.

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