# What is the slope of the line passing through #(1,-1); (-4,-8)#?

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Mar 13, 2018

Let

Substituting our values into this formula and solving, we get:

Therefore the gradient of the slope is

Mar 13, 2018

**The slope of the line is**

#### Explanation:

The slope of the line passing through

The slope of the line is