Posted by **Deborah** on Friday, November 23, 2012 at 6:00pm.

What is the slope of the line that passes through the pair of points?

(-5/3, -1)and (-2, 9/2)

A.2/33

B.-2/33

C.-33/2

D.33/2

I think it is D?

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**Steve**, Friday, November 23, 2012 at 6:45pm
(9/2 + 1)/(-2 + 5/3) = 11/2 / -1/3 = -33/2

looks like you lost a - sign somewhere.

The 2nd point is above and to the left of the 1st, so the line has a negative slope.

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**Deborah**, Friday, November 23, 2012 at 7:00pm
you are right - I understand where I lost it now...thanks

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