# How do you find the slope of the line through (-2, -1) and (4, -4)?

$- \frac{1}{2}$
Divide $\frac{{y}_{1} - {y}_{0}}{{x}_{1} - {x}_{0}} = \frac{- 4 - \left(- 1\right)}{4 - \left(- 2\right)} = - \frac{3}{6} = - \frac{1}{2}$