# How do you find the slope of (7,1) and (10, -3)?

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Apr 9, 2018

#### Explanation:

#"to calculate the slope m use the "color(blue)"gradient formula"#

#•color(white)(x)m=(y_2-y_1)/(x_2-x_1)#

#"let "(x_1,y_1)=(7,1)" and "(x_2,y_2)=(10,-3)#

#rArrm=(-3-1)/(10-7)=(-4)/3=-4/3#