Probably an easy one for you guys.

Find the Gradient of points (-3,4) (5,-2)

I keep getting -6 over 8.

If you could explain how you got the answer and where I'm going wrong that would be great!

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- Sep 26th 2010, 10:11 AMConotM8350Gradient of line between two points.
Probably an easy one for you guys.

Find the Gradient of points (-3,4) (5,-2)

I keep getting -6 over 8.

If you could explain how you got the answer and where I'm going wrong that would be great! - Sep 26th 2010, 10:19 AMRaoh
the gradient (slope) is defined as $\displaystyle m=\frac{\Delta y}{\Delta x}$.

- Sep 26th 2010, 10:34 AMRHandford
- Sep 26th 2010, 10:37 AMskeeter