Unit 6, Lesson 6# The Slope of a Fitted Line

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Describe the general trend in a scatter plot that suggests a linear association. Describe what a positive slope or a negative slope of a fitted line means in a context. Interpret the slope of a fitted line in a context. Learning targets: students can use the slope of a line fit to data in a scatter plot to say how the variables are connected in real-world situations.