# How do you find the slope of the line through the points (2,4) and (-6, -3)?

$\frac{7}{8}$
Gradient = $\frac{{y}_{2} - {y}_{1}}{{x}_{2} - {x}_{1}}$
$= \frac{- 3 - 4}{- 6 - 2} = \frac{7}{8}$