# How do you find the slope given (-2,-3),(6,5)?

Aug 1, 2016

$m = 1$

#### Explanation:

$m = \frac{{y}_{2} - {y}_{1}}{{x}_{2} - {x}_{1}}$
$m = \frac{5 - \left(- 3\right)}{6 - \left(- 2\right)} = \frac{5 + 3}{6 + 2}$
=$\frac{8}{8} = 1$