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Does slope have units???



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The slope of a line is defined as the change in y value divided by the change in x value (dependent and independent variables, respectively). Thus, the slope has units defined by the units for the y axis divided by the units of the x axis. Note that sometimes the y axis values are unitless and thus the slope is unitless. The short answer to your question is: It depends on your application.

Hope this was helpful.

Greg



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