# How do you find the slope of the line through (1,-1); (-2,-6)?

$\frac{5}{3}$
Find (change in $y$) / (change in $x$):
$\frac{- 6 - \left(- 1\right)}{- 2 - 1} = \frac{- 5}{- 3} = \frac{5}{3}$