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Find the slope of the line passing through the pair of points: (9, 5) and (4, 1).
My answer is : -4/5
Is this correct?
Thanks.

  • Math -

    It appears to be... m= y2-y1 / x2-x1 = - 4/5

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    almost you rise and then run - both in a positive direction. your slope would be 4/5

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