What is the slop of the line that passes through the points (2,3) and (-2,-6)
1: -3/4
2: 0
3: 9/4
4:-9/4

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Peick965

Given two points A(x₁,y₁) and B(x₂,y₂), the slope (m) of the line that passes through the points A and B is:
m=(y₁-y₂)/(x₁-x₂) or m=(y₂-y₁)/(x₂-x₁)
(2,3)
(-2,-6)
m=[3-(-6)]/[2-(-2)]=9/4
Answer: 3: 9/4