Slope facts for kids

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Railway gradient post
Steam-age railway gradient post indicating a slope in both directions at Meols railway station, United Kingdom

Slope might mean:

  • An area of ground that tends evenly upward or downward
  • The degree to which a surface tends upward or downward
  • In mathematics, the ratio of the vertical and horizontal distances between two points on a line

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