Find the gradient of the line segment between the points (2,3) and (4,7) Question Find the gradient of the line segment between the points (2,3) and (4,7) in progress 0 Math Savannah 2 months 2021-10-15T16:02:35+00:00 2021-10-15T16:02:35+00:00 1 Answer 0 views 0

## Answers ( )

Answer:

2.

Step-by-step explanation:

The gradient or slope of a straight line which is found between two points (x1, y1) and (x2, y2) is given by the formula:

m = (y2 – y1) / (x2 – x1)

Where y2 = 7

y1 = 3

x2 = 4

x1 = 2

=> m = (7 – 3) / (4 – 2)

m = 4 / 2 = 2

The gradient is 2.