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Let's Graph a Line



Let’s Graph a Line

Written and Performed by ALearn and Mountain View High School Students (left to right):
Ysela Baluyot, Nicole Gutierrez, Christina Vasquez (vocalist), Anyssa Agosto, & Luis Sanchez


I'm gonna teach you how to graph a line
The methods, slope, and intercepts
First, I'll set y to 0 to get the x-intercept
And x to 0 to get the y-intercept

To graph a line
You can use
Slope Intercept, Point Slope, or Standard Form
But all you really need are two points or the slope and a point,
And connect your points to finish off your line

Next is Slope
Rise over run
Or the change in y
Over the change in x
And this ratio will tell you the direction you will use
To find and plot your next point

I've got the formulas to the three graphing methods:
Standard Form is Ax+By =C
Point Slope is y-y1 = m(x-x1)
Slope-Intercept is y=mx,+b

To graph a line
You can use
Slope Intercept, Point Slope, or Standard Form
But all you really need are two points or the slope and a point,
And connect the points to finish off your line

Next is the Slope
Rise over run
Or the change in y
Over the change in x
And this ratio will tell you, the direction you will use
To find and plot your next point