Horizontal lines are parallel to the horizon or parallel to level ground. They have a slope of zero and are parallel to the x-axis on a graph. Vertical lines are perpendicular to the horizon, parallel to the y-axis on a ... More »

Finding the horizontal asymptote of an equation depends on the degree of the largest exponent of the denominator. Horizontal asymptotes are horizontal lines that the graph of an equation approaches but doesn't reach. More »

To paint horizontal stripes on a wall, use a level, painter's tape, a roller or brush and as many colors of paint as you wish. Paint your base color, allow it to dry, lay out your stripes with tape and paint with your ch... More »

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Horizontal analysis makes comparisons of numbers or amounts in time while vertical analysis involves displaying the numbers as percentages of a total in order to compare them. Both are useful financial analysis technique... More »

A major difference between a vertical and horizontal model for business is that vertical models have many levels of management and supervision, while horizontal models are usually much smaller organizations with fewer ma... More »

A horizontal line runs parallel to the horizon, at a 90 degree angle to a vertical line. A person lying down in a flat position would create a horizontal line; a standing person would create a vertical line. More »

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The number of lines of symmetry a triangle has depends on the type of triangle. An equilateral triangle has three lines of symmetry, while an isosceles has one line of symmetry, and a scalene triangle has none. More »