## anonymous 3 years ago Determine the slope of the line passing through each pair of points (−3, 0), (5, −2)

1. hartnn

The slope of the line through points (x1,y1) and (x2,y2) is given by : $$\huge m=\frac{y_1-y_2}{x_1-x_2}$$ now,just put the values and find m.

2. anonymous

1/4

3. anonymous

its -1/4 right?

4. anonymous

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5. hartnn

yup. -1/4 is correct