# How do you find the slope given (9,3) and (4,2)?

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See a solution process below:

#### Explanation:

The formula for find the slope of a line is:

Where

Substituting the values from the points in the problem gives:

#### Explanation:

When given two points, use this equation to find the slope:

Your ordered pairs will be labeled as the

Now, plug your variables into the equation. Use what you've labeled as a reference.

Subtract and simplify.

Because two negatives create a positive, the slope becomes

Therefore,