# What is the slope of the line passing through (7, -2) and (4,-3). What is the rise of that slope?

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Oct 29, 2016

The slope of this line is

#### Explanation:

Given two points on a line with coordinates

Since we have two points

So the slope of the line is

As for the second question, slope is often defined as "rise over run." Therefore the 'rise' of this slope is