## Algebra 1: Common Core (15th Edition)

Published by Prentice Hall

# Chapter 5 - Linear Functions - 5-1 Rate of Change and Slope - Practice and Problem-Solving Exercises: 46

y=12

#### Work Step by Step

In order to find the slope, we use the following equation: $\frac{y_{2}-y_{1}}{x_{2}-x_{1}}$. Thus, we obtain: $6=\frac{4y-y}{2-(-4)} \\\\ 6= \frac{3y}{6} \\\\ 6=.5y \\\\ y=12$

After you claim an answer you’ll have 24 hours to send in a draft. An editor will review the submission and either publish your submission or provide feedback.