# How do you find the slope of the line that passes through the points (2,5) and (3,9)?

May 2, 2018

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#### Explanation:

Slope formula m = (y_2 - y_1) / (x_2 - x_1

$\text{Given : } \left({x}_{1} , {y}_{1}\right) = \left(2 , 5\right) , \left({x}_{2} , {y}_{2}\right) = \left(3 , 9\right)$

$m = \frac{9 - 5}{3 - 2} = \frac{4}{1} = 4$