Who can find the slope through the given points of (2, 2) and (8, 5)?

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Find the slope of the line that passes through the given pair of points.

(2, 2) and (8, 5)

Oct 31st, 2015

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Slope of a line is found by dividing the difference of the y-coordinates of a point on a line by the difference of the x-coordinates.
slope=(y1 -y2)/(x1-x2)

=(5-2)/(8-2)

=3/6

=1/2


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