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chance327

  • 3 years ago

Find the slope of the line that passes through (3,5) and (-1,4).

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  1. carson889
    • 3 years ago
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    Slope = run over rise. Slope = \[\frac{ y _{2}-y _{1} }{ x _{2}-x _{1} }\] Thus slope = \[\frac{ 4-5 }{ -1-3 }=\frac{ -1}{ -4 }=\frac{ 1 }{ 4 }\]

  2. carson889
    • 3 years ago
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    Pardon me, slope is equal to rise over run. NOT run over rise.

  3. chance327
    • 3 years ago
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    thanks that helps a lot

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