# SOLUTION: A staircase of 7 steps takes you 56 inches vertically and 70 inches horizontally. What is the rate of change for each step?

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 Question 430377: A staircase of 7 steps takes you 56 inches vertically and 70 inches horizontally. What is the rate of change for each step? Answer by stanbon(57377)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website! A staircase of 7 steps takes you 56 inches vertically and 70 inches horizontally. What is the rate of change for each step? ---- rate of change = rise/run = 56/70 ===================================== Cheers, Stan H.