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anonymous

  • one year ago

What is the slope of the line that passes through the points (–2, 5) and (1, 11)? A.-6 B.-2 C.1/2 D.2

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  1. sepeario
    • one year ago
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    Do you know the formula to find the gradient of a line?

  2. sepeario
    • one year ago
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    I'll write it for you anyway: \[\frac{ y _{2}-y _{1} }{ x _{2}-x _{1} }\]

  3. sepeario
    • one year ago
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    So can you substitute values from the points you are given to find the slope of the line?

  4. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Ohhh right I forgot sorry thank you! Yes I can

  5. sepeario
    • one year ago
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    all good! just tell me your answer so i can check if it's correct.

  6. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    11/15 = 6 1 - -2 = 3 6/3 simplified is 2?

  7. sepeario
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    nice! haha i think you meant 11-5 not 11/15 :)

  8. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Oh yeah haha my bad. X'D I was reading my note and got mixed up. Thank you so much for your help and time! I appreciate it.

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