1 min readβ’october 19, 2021

Jacob Jeffries

Slope fields essentially draw the slopes of line segments that go through certain points. Letβs consider the following differential equation:

The slope (*m*) at point *(x, y)*, in this case, is just *x + y*, which we can put into a table for various coordinates:

We can use this data to draw an approximate solution to the differential equation by **drawing short line segments **through each point that have the corresponding slope: π

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