# What is the slope of (5,-5), (2,6)?

Ans: $- \frac{11}{3}$
Formula for finding slope. $a = \frac{y 2 - y 1}{x 2 - x 1}$
$a = \frac{6 - \left(- 5\right)}{2 - 5}$ = - $\frac{11}{3.}$