Gradient of a LinePractise the skill of finding the gradients of straight lines from their graphs. 
Find the gradients of the following red lines. You can earn a trophy if you get at least 9 correct and you do this activity online.
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Level 1  Find the gradient of the line  both axes have the same scale
Level 2  Find the gradient of the line  the axes have different scales
Graph Match  Try this when you have mastered the skill of finding the gradient of a line.
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Thursday, April 28, 2016
Mandy Fox, Kendal
Monday, January 9, 2023
"Hi John,
I have a suggestion! Please would you consider making a second page for Gradient of a Line where the scales on the xaxis and yaxis are different.
Many thanks for all your hard work!
Mandy Fox.
[Transum: Good idea Mandy. It's on my list ...]"
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