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I think the answer is  1/5, but I need an A so I need to be positive. Heres the question: What is the slope of the line containing the ordered pair (2, 3) and (4, 0)?
 one year ago
 one year ago
I think the answer is  1/5, but I need an A so I need to be positive. Heres the question: What is the slope of the line containing the ordered pair (2, 3) and (4, 0)?
 one year ago
 one year ago

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hartnnBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
its not 1/5 The slope of the line through points (x1,y1) and (x2,y2) is given by : \(\huge m=\frac{y_1y_2}{x_1x_2}\) now,just put the values and find m.
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Rachel98Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
m =  4  3/ 0  2 = 7/  2 that's what I got now.
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hartnnBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
no... x1 =2, y1 =3 x2=4, y2=0
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Rachel98Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
m = 3  0/ 2  4 = 3/2?
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hartnnBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
\(\huge m=\frac{y_1y_2}{x_1x_2}=\frac{30}{2(4)}=\frac{1}{2}\)
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Rachel98Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Oh, that makes sense, now I feel stupid. Thanks for your help.
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