# What is the slope of the line passing through the following points: #(1, -1); (8,12)#?

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May 27, 2017

#### Explanation:

Strategy: Use the slope formula and plug in the points you have been given.

Step 1. Use the slope formula

The slope formula is

Notice this is the same as

Step 2. Plug in your points.

You are given