Intermediate Algebra (12th Edition)

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Chapter 2 - Section 2.2 - The Slope of a Line - 2.2 Exercises: 12

Answer

slope=-4

Work Step by Step

Slope is defined as: $\displaystyle slope=\frac{rise}{run}$ To find the slope of $FG$, we need to find the rise and run from $F$ to $G$. From the graph, we see that: $rise=-4$ units $run=1$ units Thus: $slope=\frac{-4}{1}=-4$
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