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# what is the slope of the line shown below?

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what is the slope of the line shown below?

(-4,3)    (3,1)

A.2-/7

B.7/2

C.2/7

D.-7/2

Mar 1, 2019

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The slope of a line is $$\frac{y2-y1}{x2-x1}$$ . So we get $$\frac{1-3}{3-(-4)} = \frac{-2}{7}$$. So it's A. but you got the negative on the wrong side of the 2.

Hope this helps!

Mar 1, 2019
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Note  2/-7   and -2/7    are the same thing