What is the slope of the line passing through the following points: (4,0), (3,3)?

Jan 1, 2016

The slope is color(blue)(-3

Explanation:

The points given are

(4,0) = color(blue)(x_1,y_1

(3,3) = color(blue)(x_2, y_2#

The slope is found using formula

$m = \frac{{y}_{2} - {y}_{1}}{{x}_{2} - {x}_{1}}$

$m = \frac{3 - 0}{3 - 4}$

$m = \frac{3}{- 1}$