# What is the slope of the line passing through the following points: #(-2, -4) , (4,-1) #?

##### 1 Answer

Dec 8, 2015

The slope,

#### Explanation:

The equation for finding the slope when you have two points on a line is

Point 1:

Point 2:

Substitute the known values into the equation.

Simplify.

Simplify.

Simplify.