# How do you find the slope of the line passing through the points (-7,3) and (3,8)?

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#### Explanation:

Need to find the change in

We know that slopes and gradients are merely just the rise over the run or the change in y over the change in x

1/2

#### Explanation:

The slope is

#### Explanation:

Slope is defined as the change in y over x-

**"The rise over the run"**

(You rise vertically=(y-direction) and run horizontally= (x-direction)

This can be written as:

Slope=

Then we just plug in your two points x and y values (which point you decide to allocate to 1 or 2 does not matter)

Slope=