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

Slope $= - 1.$
Slope $m$ of a line thro. pts. (a,b) & (c,d) is given by $m = \frac{d - b}{c - a} .$
Here, it is, $m = \frac{6 - 3}{- 5 + 2} = \frac{3}{-} 3 = - 1.$