**Learning Intentions (Objectives)**

1. Determine the slope and \(y\)-intercept of a linear situation.

2. Write equations for linear situations.

3. Graph linear situations and interpret characteristics of the graph.

4. Calculate the slope between two points using the slope formula.

**Standards Addressed in this Lesson**

**California Common Core State Standards for Mathematics**

**Lesson 2 Components**

(Note: Lessons are designed to be followed in the order presented, with the goal of building conceptual understanding and skills for the topics of study.)

- Explore (Which Graph Does not Belong?)
- Try This! (Slope and \(y\)-intercept)
- Watch (Linear Equations in Context)
- Practice (Equations of Linear Situations)
- Try This! (The Coordinate System)
- Try This! (Graphs of Linear Situations)
- Practice (Graphs of Linear Situations)
- Explore (Calculating Slope)
- Try This! (Calculating Slope)
- Practice (Calculating Slope)