# How do you find the slope given (-4, -2) and (0,0)?

Slope $\to$ gradient $= \frac{{y}_{2} - {y}_{1}}{{x}_{2} - {x}_{1}} = \frac{0 - \left(- 2\right)}{0 - \left(- 4\right)} = \frac{1}{2}$
assuming$\text{ "(x_1,y_1) ->(-4,-2) " }$ as it is listed first.