anonymous
  • anonymous
Find the slope
Mathematics
  • Stacey Warren - Expert brainly.com
Hey! We 've verified this expert answer for you, click below to unlock the details :)
SOLVED
At vero eos et accusamus et iusto odio dignissimos ducimus qui blanditiis praesentium voluptatum deleniti atque corrupti quos dolores et quas molestias excepturi sint occaecati cupiditate non provident, similique sunt in culpa qui officia deserunt mollitia animi, id est laborum et dolorum fuga. Et harum quidem rerum facilis est et expedita distinctio. Nam libero tempore, cum soluta nobis est eligendi optio cumque nihil impedit quo minus id quod maxime placeat facere possimus, omnis voluptas assumenda est, omnis dolor repellendus. Itaque earum rerum hic tenetur a sapiente delectus, ut aut reiciendis voluptatibus maiores alias consequatur aut perferendis doloribus asperiores repellat.
chestercat
  • chestercat
I got my questions answered at brainly.com in under 10 minutes. Go to brainly.com now for free help!
anonymous
  • anonymous
Find the slope of a line passing through the given points.
jim_thompson5910
  • jim_thompson5910
what points? you just posted the slope formula
anonymous
  • anonymous
(-4,2) and (1,-3) my bad

Looking for something else?

Not the answer you are looking for? Search for more explanations.

More answers

jim_thompson5910
  • jim_thompson5910
m = (y2-y1)/(x2-x1) m = (-3-2)/(1-(-4)) m = (-3-2)/(1+4) I'll let you finish
anonymous
  • anonymous
|dw:1353827635770:dw|
anonymous
  • anonymous
im confused between your answer(@cinar) and the other answer
jim_thompson5910
  • jim_thompson5910
cinar is just pointing how how x1 is -4, y1 is 2, etc etc
jim_thompson5910
  • jim_thompson5910
and my last step is not the answer
jim_thompson5910
  • jim_thompson5910
you have to keep going
anonymous
  • anonymous
ohhhh. ok
anonymous
  • anonymous
what's -3-2 = ??? 1+4 = ???
anonymous
  • anonymous
-3-2=-5? 1+4=5? so m=5,5?
jim_thompson5910
  • jim_thompson5910
you divide the two though and one of those is negative
jim_thompson5910
  • jim_thompson5910
which means your final slope is negative
anonymous
  • anonymous
why would I divide the 2?
jim_thompson5910
  • jim_thompson5910
because it's rise/run
jim_thompson5910
  • jim_thompson5910
rise is the change in y run is the change in x
anonymous
  • anonymous
jim did not say to divide by 2.... he said divide the two....
jim_thompson5910
  • jim_thompson5910
i think he meant "divide the two numbers" not by "divide by 2"
anonymous
  • anonymous
oh.. yur right... :)
anonymous
  • anonymous
so its m=-1?
jim_thompson5910
  • jim_thompson5910
yep
anonymous
  • anonymous
thanks
jim_thompson5910
  • jim_thompson5910
np

Looking for something else?

Not the answer you are looking for? Search for more explanations.