## Intermediate Algebra (12th Edition)

$slope=\frac{1}{3}$
To calculate the slope between points $(x_1,y_1)$ and $(x_2,y_2)$, we use the formula: $slope=m=\frac{y_2-y_1}{x_2-x_1}$ We calculate the slope between the two points, $B(6,2)$ and $C(9,3)$: $slope=\frac{3-2}{9-6}=\frac{1}{3}$