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Hannamae

  • 3 years ago

What is the slope of the line that passes through (5,-3) and (-2,1)

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  1. spidergirl51
    • 3 years ago
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    m= mx+b

  2. P0sitr0n
    • 3 years ago
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    slope m = (y2-y1)/(x2-x1) 1-(-3)/-2-5=4/-7

  3. RolyPoly
    • 3 years ago
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    \[slope=\frac{y_2-y_1}{x_2-x_1}\] Pute (x1, y1) =(5,-3) and (x2, y2) = (-2,1) into the formula.

  4. P0sitr0n
    • 3 years ago
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    no, m cant be equal to mx+b, m is the slope, not the line

  5. RolyPoly
    • 3 years ago
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    *put

  6. xp
    • 3 years ago
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    positron is right the slope is -4/7

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