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Coefficient

Numbers that are in front on the variable: 13y


Constant

Number that does not change


Linear Equation

equation of a straight line: ax+b=0


SlopeIntercept Form

A linear equation written in the form y= mx+b, where m represents slope and b represents the y intercept.


Standard Form

A way to write numbers by writing digits


Point Slope Form

The equation of a line in the form of yy1= m(xx1)


Steepness

The slope


xIntercept

The xcoordinate of the point where the graph of a line crosses the xaxis


yIntercept

The ycoordinate of the point where the graph of a line crosses the yaxis


Run

The horizontal change when the slope of a line is expressed as the ratio rise over run


Rise

The vertical change when the slope of a line is expressed as the ratio rise over run


Flatness

How level the line is


xaxis

The horizontal axis on a coordinate plane


yaxis

The vertical axis on a coordinate plane
