Linear Equations

NZ Level 6 (NZC) Level 1 (NCEA)

The Gradient Formula

A certain ski resort has two ski runs.

a

Find the gradient of ski slope $A$`A`. Give your answer as a decimal to two decimal places.

b

Find the gradient of ski run $B$`B`. Give your answer as a decimal to two decimal places.

c

Which run is steeper?

Ski run $A$`A`

A

Ski run $B$`B`

B

Ski run $A$`A`

A

Ski run $B$`B`

B

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Approx 3 minutes

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