## Algebra 2 (1st Edition)

Published by McDougal Littell

# Chapter 3 Linear Systems and Matrices - Cumulative Review Chapters 1-3 - Page 232: 16

Rises

#### Work Step by Step

The equation for the slope of a line is: $$m=\frac{y_2-y_1}{x_2-x_1}=\frac{2-(-5)}{3-(-1)} = \frac{7}{4}$$ The slope is positive, so the line rises.

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