# How do you find the slope for (0,-7) (0,-12)?

##### 2 Answers

May 31, 2018

Slope is Undefined

#### Explanation:

Recall;

Where;

Also;

Points given:

Where;

Therefore;

Since the slope can not be zero, it means that the slope is Undefined

May 31, 2018

#### Explanation:

#"calculate the slope m using the "color(blue)"gradient formula"#

#•color(white)(x)m=(y_2-y_2)/(x_2-x_1)#

#"let "(x_1,y_1)=(0,-7)" and "(x_2,y_2)=(0,-12)#

#m=(-12-(-7))/(0-0)=19/0#

#"division by zero is undefined hence slope is undefined"#