# A roof rises 9.5 ft over a horizontal distance of 19.32 ft. What is the slope of the roof?

##### 1 Answer

Jun 2, 2016

Slope =

Angle of inclination =

#### Explanation:

Slope is defined as the

Both of these have been given.

Slope =

As this is a really awkward fraction it might be more practical to give the slope of this roof as its inclination from the horizontal.

Angle of inclination =