What is the slope of the line between (3, -4) and (-2, 1)?

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What is the slope of the line between (3, -4) and (-2, 1)?

A) 1
B) 2
C) -2
D) -1

Nov 26th, 2014

Slope is change in y divided by change in x.

To find the slope you find (y2-y1)/(x2-x1)

= (1- -4) / (-2 - 3)

= (1+4)/(-5)

= 5/-5

= -1

Nov 26th, 2014

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