# What is the slope of the line passing through the following points:  (1,4), (-3, -1)?

Slope = $1 \frac{1}{4}$
Slope = $\frac{{y}_{2} - {y}_{1}}{{x}_{2} - {x}_{1}}$ So shere Slope$= \frac{- 1 - 4}{- 3 - 1} = \frac{- 5}{- 4} = \frac{5}{4}$[Ans]