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  1. used to describe the steepness, incline, gradient, or grade of a straight line

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    created by user picturefactobot on November 30, 2008
  2. A higher slope value indicates a steeper incline

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  3. referring to the inclination of a road or other geographic features

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  4. defined as the ratio of the "rise" divided by the "run" between two points on a line, or in other words, the ratio of the altitude change to the horizontal distance between any two points on the line

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    created by user picturefactobot on November 30, 2008
  5. Using calculus, one can calculate the slope of the tangent to a curve at a point

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