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  • one year ago

What is the slope of the line that passes through the points (–2, 1) and (1, 6)? A.-5 B.3/5 C.5/3 D.-7

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  1. Haseeb96
    • one year ago
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    For slope you will use this formula \[m = \frac{ y _{2 -}y_1 }{ x_2 - x_1 }\]

  2. marihelenh
    • one year ago
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    \[\frac{ y _{2}-y _{1} }{ x _{2}-x _{1} }=m\]

  3. Haseeb96
    • one year ago
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    since (x1,y1)= (-2,1) (x2,y2)= (1,6) nowjust put these points in above formula and get your answer

  4. Haseeb96
    • one year ago
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    the equation will be look like this

  5. Haseeb96
    • one year ago
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    |dw:1437090179321:dw|

  6. Haseeb96
    • one year ago
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    @Pocarii if you have any queries regarding my explanation, you can ask me freely.

  7. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Thank you for taking the time to explain the formula and proper way to solve this! I understand now. :)

  8. Haseeb96
    • one year ago
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    Welcome my buddy. :)

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