## Algebra 2 (1st Edition)

Published by McDougal Littell

# Chapter 2 Linear Equations and Functions - 2.2 Find Slope and Rate of Change - 2.2 Exercises - Skill Practice - Page 87: 31

1/6

#### Work Step by Step

Using the equation for slope, we find: $$m =\frac{y_2-y_1}{x_2-x_1} =\frac{2.5 -3}{-.5-2.5}=\frac{-.5}{-3} = \frac{1}{6}$$

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