what is the slope of the line through (2,-8) and (4,1) Question what is the slope of the line through (2,-8) and (4,1) in progress 0 Math Arianna 1 week 2022-01-10T12:19:32+00:00 2022-01-10T12:19:32+00:00 2 Answers 0 views 0

## Answers ( )

To find the slope(m), use the slope formula:

And substitute/plug in the two points on the line

(2, -8) = (x₁, y₁)

(4, 1) = (x₂, y₂)

(two negative signs cancel each other out and become positive)

9/2. turn each coordinate pair into y/x and subtract them. hope this helps 🙂