Algebra

Find the slope of the line containing each given pair of points, If the slope is undefined, state this (-1,4) and (5,-8)

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  1. Use the slope formula.

    m = (y2 - y1)/(x2 - x1)

    m = (-8 - 4)/[5 - (-1)]
    Solve.

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