# How do you find the slope given (0,1) and (3,-1)?

##### 1 Answer

Jun 24, 2016

#### Explanation:

The slope is the amount of up or down for the amount of along.

so slope (gradient)

Let point 1 be

Let point 2 be

Let gradient be

As the slope is negative it means that the graph goes down as you move from left to right.

So you move 3 along then 2 down