August 21st, 2015, 12:00 PM  #1 
Newbie Joined: Aug 2015 From: Portland,Oregon,USA Posts: 13 Thanks: 0 Math Focus: Algebra  Relationship Between m and angle
When you are graphing line in slopeintercept form, changing the slope changes the angle of the line as well. I've plot points, give a ~ looking shape, but I no idea what the equation for it is, any ideas?

August 21st, 2015, 12:25 PM  #2  
Senior Member Joined: Feb 2010 Posts: 697 Thanks: 135  Quote:
Is 31415269 supposed to be an approximate value for $\displaystyle 10000000\pi$?  
August 21st, 2015, 12:47 PM  #3 
Newbie Joined: Aug 2015 From: Portland,Oregon,USA Posts: 13 Thanks: 0 Math Focus: Algebra 
Ummm... not exactly, the graphing calculator I use disagrees. Its more of a tan(x) type a thing. About my user name, kinda pi is about 3.14152926 while my username is 31415269. So, yeah, kinda. Last edited by 31415269; August 21st, 2015 at 12:57 PM. 
August 21st, 2015, 01:30 PM  #4 
Newbie Joined: Aug 2015 From: Portland,Oregon,USA Posts: 13 Thanks: 0 Math Focus: Algebra 
Actually, nevermind tan(x) doesn't work either. Someone else come help!

August 21st, 2015, 02:33 PM  #5 
Math Team Joined: Dec 2013 From: Colombia Posts: 7,511 Thanks: 2514 Math Focus: Mainly analysis and algebra 
A curve doesn't have the equation of a straight line. And your vague description doesn't give enough information to guess the equation.

August 21st, 2015, 02:43 PM  #6 
Newbie Joined: Aug 2015 From: Portland,Oregon,USA Posts: 13 Thanks: 0 Math Focus: Algebra 
I don't think you understand the question and, here, have a link: https://www.desmos.com/calculator/eirexu84ux 
August 22nd, 2015, 12:03 PM  #7  
Math Team Joined: Jan 2015 From: Alabama Posts: 3,261 Thanks: 894 
You titled this thread "Relationship between m and angle" and your first post said Quote:
Now, it appears that that was not at all what you meant! Please tell us what "m" you are talking about.  
August 22nd, 2015, 01:10 PM  #8 
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August 22nd, 2015, 01:52 PM  #9 
Math Team Joined: Jan 2015 From: Alabama Posts: 3,261 Thanks: 894 
Yes, so what is 31415926's question?? (If this was supposed to be the 10000000 times $\displaystyle \pi$ you have a digit out of place.) Last edited by Country Boy; August 22nd, 2015 at 01:56 PM. 
August 22nd, 2015, 02:18 PM  #10 
Newbie Joined: Aug 2015 From: Portland,Oregon,USA Posts: 13 Thanks: 0 Math Focus: Algebra 
Reply to Country Boy: My question is, to restate: What is the formula/equation of the curve created where the x coordinates represent the slope of a straight line and the y coordinates represent the angle of said straight line.


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