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Side A  Side B  
1 
Slope

The ratio to rise over run.
The change in y over the change in x.


2 
solution

A number or a pair of numbers, the answer to an equation.


3 
Ordered pair

A pair of numbers, such as (1,2)


4 
plot

To graph an ordered pair in a number plane


5 
horizontal axis

The number line that is horizontal.
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6 
origin

The zero point.


7 
Vertical Axis

The second number line that reaches from up to down.


8 
xaxis

The horizontal axis


9 
yaxis

The vertical axis


10 
Graph of an ordered pair

A diagram of a graph representing an ordered pair.


11 
coordinates

Ex: The coordinates of (3,2) are 3 and 2.


12 
Xcoordinate

Ex: The ordered pair: (3,2) The 3 is the xcoordinate


13 
abscissa

Ex: The ordered pair: (3,2) The 3 is the abscissa


14 
ycoordinate

Ex: The ordered pair: (3,2) The 2 is the ycoordinate


15 
ordniate

Ex: The ordered pair: (3,2) The 2 is the ordinate


16 
coordinate axes

The x and y axes.


17 
coordinate plane

The number plane


18 
quadrants

Sections on a graph, there are four quadrants.


19 
graph of an equation

When an equation such as x + 2y =6 is graphed.
