# What is the slope of the line passing through the following points: #(5,3) , (–5, 5) #?

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May 29, 2018

#### Explanation:

Slope in two dimensions is defined as the relative change in one dimension compared to the change in the other dimension.

Specifically for 2D Cartesian coordinates, we define slope

given two points

In this problem we are given

May 29, 2018

#### Explanation:

After the formula

we get