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  • one year ago

Choose the correct slope of the line that passes through the points (−4, 8) and (−3, −6). 7 −14 0 14

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  1. Nnesha
    • one year ago
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    do you know the formula to find slope ?

  2. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    I am not sure because it's not giving no formula

  3. Nnesha
    • one year ago
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    \[\huge\rm \frac{ y_2 -y_1 }{ x_2 -x_1 }\] formula to find slope now plug x's and y's into the formula (x_1 , y_1 )(x_2 ,y_2)

  4. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    the second one

  5. Nnesha
    • one year ago
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    i just want to ask one question what did you substitute for y_2 ? y_2 is what in the order pair ?

  6. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    I made a educated guess

  7. texaschic101
    • one year ago
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    you got it.....-14

  8. Nnesha
    • one year ago
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    slope = difference of y's over difference of x's so subtract y and x values

  9. Nnesha
    • one year ago
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    luckily but i'm pretty sure this type of question will be in pre-cal

  10. Nnesha
    • one year ago
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    so educated guess isn't a good option.

  11. texaschic101
    • one year ago
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    true ^^ you should not have to guess....you know the formula...just plug in your points

  12. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    your right but thanks to both of you fanned both to

  13. texaschic101
    • one year ago
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    happy to help :)

  14. Nnesha
    • one year ago
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    too late for the advice.

  15. texaschic101
    • one year ago
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    its never too late

  16. Nnesha
    • one year ago
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    atm yes 2late.

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