Posted by **Pat6** on Friday, September 14, 2012 at 3:34pm.

Find the slope of the straight line that passes through the given points or state that the slope is undefined. Then indicate if the line through the points rises (left to right), falls (left to right), is horizontal, or is vertical.

1. (7, 4) and (1, 1)

2. (-3, 4) and (2, -1)

3. (-5, 3) and (-5, 2)

- Algebra.. -
**Henry**, Saturday, September 15, 2012 at 6:37pm
1. (7,4), (1,1).

m = (1-4)/(1-7) = -3/-6=3/6=1/2. Rises.

2. (-3,4), (2,-1).

m = (-1-4)/(2-(-3)) = -5/5 = -1. Falls.

3. (-5,3), (-5,2).

m = (2-3)/(-5-(-5)) = -1/0 = Undefined.

Vertical line.

## Answer this Question

## Related Questions

- Algebra2 - Can these get checked. Find the slope of the straight line that ...
- math - Stuck on this one: find the slope of the line passing through each pair ...
- Algebra.. - Problems 1a - 1c: Find the slope of the straight line that passes ...
- math - 1. What is the slope of the line that passes through the points (-2, 5) ...
- math - i have more than one question so if u no any of the answers please tell ...
- algebra - Find the slope of the line through the given points. (2,4) (6,-3). m=...
- Algebra - 1. Is it more difficult to run up a ramp with a slope of 1/5 or a ...
- algebra - Could someone please check my work. what is the slope of the line that...
- Math 101 - Find the equation for each of the following items below: a. A line ...
- Algebra - Can someone check my answers? 1. Write the equation of the line that ...

More Related Questions