# Slope of the Line

• December 12th 2010, 06:58 PM
HRoseJ
Slope of the Line
Two points on a line are located at (-3,2) and (3,4). What is the slope of the line?
• December 12th 2010, 07:14 PM
Prove It
If you know two points on the line $\displaystyle (x_1,y_1)$ and $\displaystyle (x_2,y_2)$ then the slope is

$\displaystyle \frac{y_2-y_1}{x_2-x_1}$
• December 12th 2010, 07:14 PM
dwsmith
I gave the equation in a previous post.
• December 12th 2010, 10:04 PM
mr fantastic
Quote:

Originally Posted by dwsmith
I gave the equation in a previous post.

Indeed.