# How do you find the slope of the line passing through the points ( -3,-6) and ( 1,6)?

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Apr 4, 2015

Use the formula for the slope of a line joining two points (x1,y1) and (x2-y2), $\frac{y 2 - y 1}{x 2 - x 1}$

Slope would be $\frac{6 + 6}{1 + 3}$ = 3