## anonymous 3 years ago how do you find the slope of a line on a graph

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1. anonymous

Find any two points that lie on that line. Then use the formula to find slope.$Slope = \frac{ y2 - y1 }{ x2 - x1 }$ Example. Let's say you have points (4, 5) & (5, 3) (4, 5) = (x1, y1) (5, 3) = (x2, y2) $slope =\frac{ 3 - 5 }{ 5 - 4 } = \frac{ -2 }{ 1 }= -2$ ^---Slope would be -2.

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3. anonymous

Change of y / Change of x