What is the slope of the line passing through  (8,-6); (3,4)?

May 8, 2018

$- \frac{2}{5}$

Explanation:

The slope formula is:

$\frac{\Delta Y}{\Delta X}$

If you don’t know, delta ALWAYS means change, so plug in the points respectively.

$\frac{- 6 - \left(- 4\right)}{8 - 3}$=$- \frac{2}{5}$