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beezz12

  • 3 years ago

What is the slope of the line that passes through the points (-4, 6) and (2, 4)?

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  1. freckles
    • 3 years ago
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    \[slope=m=\frac{\Delta y}{\Delta x}=\frac{y_2-y_1}{x_2-x_1}\]

  2. waterineyes
    • 3 years ago
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    \[\large slope = \frac{y_2 - y_1 }{x_2 - x_1}\]

  3. freckles
    • 3 years ago
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    Use this substitution : \[(x_1=-4,y_1=6) \text{ and } (x_2=2,y_2=4)\]

  4. nnpatricia
    • 3 years ago
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    thus, 4-6/2-(-4) = -2/6 = -1/3

  5. sugargurl
    • 3 years ago
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