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caught

  • one year ago

What is the slope of the line between the points (–3, 5) and (5, 1)?

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  1. hartnn
    • one year ago
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    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. matricked
    • one year ago
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    slopes btwn points (x1,y1) and (x2,y2) is given by (y2-y1)/(x2-x1)

  3. hartnn
    • one year ago
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    @caught , so what did u get m=... ?

  4. caught
    • one year ago
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    -2 dont know if that correct

  5. hartnn
    • one year ago
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    only slope was asked..

  6. hartnn
    • one year ago
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    no, not -2, but close...

  7. hba
    • one year ago
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    @hartnn My bad lol :P

  8. hartnn
    • one year ago
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    what u got y1-y2 =.... ?

  9. hba
    • one year ago
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    m=y_2-y_1/x_2-x_1 (x_1,y_1)=(–3, 5) and (x_2,y_2)= (5, 1)?

  10. precal
    • one year ago
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