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1

As you go along the curve from A to D, the slope...

Becomes increasingly positive.  

2

Describe the Slope

The graph has a Constant Large Negative Slope

3

The slope at C is...

The slope at C is medium and positive

4

Describe the Slope

Contant zero slope

5

Compare the slopes at points B and C

B has a high positive slope

C has a medium positive slope

6

Describe the Slope of this graph

Begins with a large positive slope.

The slope gradually decreases until the slope is equal to zero.

7

As you go from A to E, the slope...

Decreases

8

Describe the steepness

Negative Steepness

Decreasing Steepness

(We say the slope is "decreasing" when the "hill" is getting less steep.)

 

9

Describe the Slope

Slope = 0 at the start.

Abruptly changes to constant negative medium slope. 

Abruptly changes back to a slope of zero.

10

Describe the Slope

Zero

11

Describe the Slope

The slope is medium, positive, and constant.

12

Describe the Slope of the Red Line

The slope is infinite.  

Some may describe this as "undefined."

13

Compare slopes at C and D

Both are negative slopes

C has a higher slope

14

Describe the steepness or slope at A

Zero

15

Describe the Slope

Medium, Constant, Positive.

16

The slope at B is....

The slope is small and positive at point B

17

The slope at D is....

Large and Negative

18

Describe the slope at point E.

Zero

19

Describe the slope of this graph.

The slope starts out medium and positive and is fairly constant.  

Then, the slope rapidly decreases to zero and then becomes increasingly negative.  

At the end, the slope is medium, constant and negative. 

20

Describe the Slope

Slope = Infinity

 

or 

 

The slope is undefined.

21

How does the slope at point C compare to the slope at point D?

Both are postive slopes, but C has a higher slope.

22

The slope(steepness) at D is...

The slope at D is large and positive.

23

Describe the Slope or Steepness.

Medium, Positive, and Constant Slope or Steepness.

24

Describe the steepness or slope at A

Zero

25

Describe Slope at C

Slope at C is medium and negative

26

The word slope means ______________

Steepness

27

Describe the Slope

Constant

Medium

Positive

28

Slope at E is....

Zero

29

Slope at E is....

Zero

30

The slope(steepness) at D is...

The slope at D is large and positive.

31

As you go from A to D, the slope

Increases.

It goes from a slope of zero to a large negative slope.

32

Describe the slope at point D

Small positive slope

33

Describe the slope or steepness at A.

Zero

34

Describe the Slope of the Purple Line

Medium Positive Constant Slope

35

Describe Slope at C

Slope at C is medium and negative

36

Compare slopes at C and D.

Slopes at C and D are both large and negative.  The slope at D is larger.

37

Describe the slope

Initial large positive slope.

Slope 

38

As you go along the curve from A to E, the slope

Decreases

It goes from large negative to zero.

39

Describe the slope of this graph

Slope is positive and decreases all the way down to zero slope.  Then, the slope becomes increasingly negative

40

As you go along the curve from A to D, the slope...

Becomes increasingly positive.  

41

Describe the steepness or slope at A

Zero

42

Compare slopes at C and D.

Slopes at C and D are both large and negative.  The slope at D is larger.

43

Describe the slope or steepness at B

Small negative slope

44

Describe the Slope of the Blue Line

Constant Slope of Zero

45

The slope at B is....

The slope is small and positive at point B

46

How would you describe the slope (steepness) at point A?

High Positive Slope

47

Describe the Slope

The slope is zero

The slope is constant

48

Describe the Slope

Medium Slope
and
Negative Slope
and
Constant Slope

49

What word can be used in the exact same place as the word slope?

Steepness

50

Describe the Slope

The graph starts with a small positive slope.  The slope increases until point "c"  Then the slope begins to decrease.

The slope is positive at all times in this graph.

51

As you go from A to D, the slope

Increases.

It goes from a slope of zero to a large negative slope.

52

Describe the slope or steepness at A.

Zero

53

Describe the slope of this graph

positive and increasing

54

In a motion graph, how do we decide which variable to put on the horizontal axis?

"Time" 

Always goes on the horizontal axis for motion graphs in Mr. Bixel's physical science class.

55

Describe the Steepness

Medium, Constant, Negative Steepness

56

The slope at C is...

The slope at C is medium and positive

57

Compare slopes at C and D

Both are negative slopes

C has a higher slope

58

Compare slopes at A and B

Both slopes are large and negative.  A has a higher slope.

59

Describe the Slope

The slope is constant and it is zero.

60

Compare slopes at C and D

Both are negative slopes

C has a higher slope

61

Describe the Slope

This is a medium constant negative slope.

62

Compare slopes at C and D.

Slopes at C and D are both large and negative.  The slope at D is larger.

63

Describe the slope at point D

Small positive slope

64

How does the slope at point C compare to the slope at point D?

Both are postive slopes, but C has a higher slope.

65

Describe the slope or steepness at A.

Zero

66

Describe the Slope of this Graph

 

Positive and Increasing

67

As you go from A to D, the slope

Increases.

It goes from a slope of zero to a large negative slope.

68

Describe Slope at C

Slope at C is medium and negative

69

Compare the slope of the line at points A and B.

Both have a high positive slope, but A has the highest slope.

70

Describe the Slope

Zero

(I guess its constant too)

71

As you go along the curve from A to E, the slope

Decreases

It goes from large negative to zero.

72

How would you describe the slope (steepness) at point A?

High Positive Slope

73

As you go along the curve from A to E, the slope

Decreases

It goes from large negative to zero.

74

Compare the slope of the line at points A and B.

Both have a high positive slope, but A has the highest slope.

75

Describe the Slope

The slope is constant and zero

76

Describe the Slope

The slope of a vertical line is infinity

(Some would say the slope is "undefined")

77

Compare slopes at A and B

Both slopes are large and negative.  A has a higher slope.

78

If a graph has a positive steepness, how would you describe the slope

The graph has positive slope.

 

(Just replace the word steepness with slope)

79

Describe the Slope

Medium

Constant

Negative

80

What is secret # 4 for understanding these graphs

Secret #4

 

Just use the word "Steepness" instead of Slope when you write down your description o fthe graph.  

 

Then, go back and erase the word "Steepness" and write in the word slope.

81

Describe the Slope

Starts with a small positive slope.  The slope increases until it is medium and positive.

82

Describe the Slope or Steepness of this graph

Small, Positive and Constant

83

Describe the slope or steepness at B

Small negative slope

84

As you go from A to E, the slope...

Decreases

85

The slope(steepness) at D is...

The slope at D is large and positive.

86

Describe the slope or steepness at B

Small negative slope

87

Describe the slope at point E.

Zero

88

The slope at B is....

The slope is small and positive at point B

89

Describe the steepness of this graph

positive and increasing

90

Describe the Slope of this Graph

Starts with medium positive slope.

Slope gradually increases until it is quite steep.

91

Describe the slope at point D

Small positive slope

92

Compare the slopes at points B and C

B has a high positive slope

C has a medium positive slope

93

Slope or Steepness at A is.....

The slope at A is large and negative

94

Compare the slopes at points B and C

B has a high positive slope

C has a medium positive slope

95

Slope at E is....

Zero

96

Slope or Steepness at A is.....

The slope at A is large and negative

97

Compare the slope of the line at points A and B.

Both have a high positive slope, but A has the highest slope.

98

Describe the slope

Negative Slope

Decreasing Slope

(We say the slope is "decreasing" when the "hill" is getting less steep.)

 

99

As you go from A to E, the slope...

Decreases

100

The slope at C is...

The slope at C is medium and positive

101

The slope at D is....

Large and Negative

102

Slope or Steepness at A is.....

The slope at A is large and negative

103

As you go along the curve from A to D, the slope...

Becomes increasingly positive.  

104

Describe the Slope

Initially, the slope is large and positive.  The slope then decreases until it is small and positive.

105

Compare slopes at A and B

Both slopes are large and negative.  A has a higher slope.

106

Describe the slope at point E.

Zero

107

How does the slope at point C compare to the slope at point D?

Both are postive slopes, but C has a higher slope.

108

Describe the Steepness

Constant Medium Positive Steepness (Slope)

109

Describe the slope

The graph starts with a large positive slope.  The slope decreases to zero.  Then, the slope becomes increasingly negative.

110

The slope at D is....

Large and Negative

111

How would you describe the slope (steepness) at point A?

High Positive Slope