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PAGE: 435SET: ExercisesPROBLEM: 4
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slope of a line = rise/run = difference of y-coordinates/difference of x-coordinates

Since the line is raising the slope is positive.

Next, find the slope.


Substitute  0 for y2,2 for y1, 5 for x2, and 1 for x1 in slope formula.




Slope is negative and slope is .


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