## anonymous one year ago whaat is the slope of the line that connects the ordered pairs (9,-4) and (17,-36)

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1. zpupster

slope is calculated as $m=\frac{ (y_2 - y_1) }{ x_2 - x_1}$ so your (x,y )pairs are $(x_1,y_1) = (9,-4)\ and \ (x_2,y_2) =(17,-36)$ so plug in your values $\frac{ (-36-(-4)) }{ 17-9 }$

2. anonymous

thank you