# Slope, Gradient, and Slope Intercept

Slope / Gradient The concept of slope is used in various sections of mathematics and worked with quite often when solving and graphing linear equations. The slope or degree of slant of a line is defined as the degree of steepness or incline of the line. In more mathematical terms, given a plane containing both the x-axis and y-axis, slope can be defined as change in the y-coordinate... read more