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What is the slope of the line that passes through (5,8)(17,2)?

I think the answer is: -1/2 (1 over 2)

  • Math Ms. sue -

    What is the slope of the line that passes through (5,8)(17,2)?

    I think the answer is: -1/2 (1 over 2)

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    (5,8),(17,2).

    m = (2-8)/(17-5) = -6/12 = -1/2.

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    m=-1/2

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