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DallasLifeBaby01

  • one year ago

What is the slope of a line that passes through the points (-2, 3) and (4, -12)?

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  1. TheSmartOne
    • one year ago
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    What is the slope formula?

  2. TheSmartOne
    • one year ago
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    You just did a problem similar to it, so you should remember it...

  3. DallasLifeBaby01
    • one year ago
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    I'm helping my sitting kids check there homework this isn't my work

  4. TheSmartOne
    • one year ago
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    *facepalm*

  5. TheSmartOne
    • one year ago
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    Well, what did your sitting kids get as the slope?

  6. DallasLifeBaby01
    • one year ago
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    -9/2

  7. TheSmartOne
    • one year ago
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    That is wrong...

  8. DallasLifeBaby01
    • one year ago
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    okay....

  9. TheSmartOne
    • one year ago
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    \(\Large\sf{Slope } = \frac{ y_2 - y_1 } { x_2 - x_1 }\)

  10. DallasLifeBaby01
    • one year ago
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    okay they are doing that

  11. TheSmartOne
    • one year ago
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    \(\sf\Large (-2, 3)\) and \(\sf\Large (4, -12)\) that is in the form of \(\sf\Large (x_1,y_1)\) and \(\sf\Large (x_2,y_2)\)

  12. DallasLifeBaby01
    • one year ago
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    they got -3/2

  13. TheSmartOne
    • one year ago
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    That is wrong...

  14. DallasLifeBaby01
    • one year ago
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    they don't give answer choices,, sorry I'm asking all these questions,, I'm in college and i haven't done middle school math in years ill have them work it agin

  15. DallasLifeBaby01
    • one year ago
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    she re worked it and got -5/2

  16. TheSmartOne
    • one year ago
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    that is correct :)

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