What is the equation (y=mx+c)actually means?

Asked by  | 23rd May, 2012, 07:32: AM

Expert Answer:

The equation of a straight line is usually written this way:
 
y = mx + c
 

y = how far up

x = how far along

m = Slope or Gradient (how steep the line is)

c = the Y Intercept (where the line crosses the Y axis)

Answered by  | 23rd May, 2012, 10:39: AM

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