# What is the slope of the line that passes through the points (1, 3) and (5, 2)?

$m = \frac{- 1}{4}$
Formula: $m = \frac{y 2 - y 1}{x 2 - x 1}$
$m = \frac{2 - 3}{5 - 1}$
$m = \frac{- 1}{4}$