# What is the slope of the line passing through the following points: (-7,11), (14,-6) ?

Slope $= \left(- \frac{17}{21}\right)$
Slope $\frac{\Delta y}{\Delta x} = \frac{{y}_{2} - {y}_{1}}{{x}_{2} - {x}_{1}} = \frac{- 6 - 11}{14 - \left(- 7\right)} = - \frac{17}{21}$