# How do you find the slope of the line between point (-3,8) and point (4,-1)?

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Changing the values from the problem's points yields:

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To find the slope of the line between two points (-3,8) and (4,-1), you use the slope formula: ( m = \frac{{y_2 - y_1}}{{x_2 - x_1}} ). Plug in the coordinates: ( m = \frac{{-1 - 8}}{{4 - (-3)}} ). Simplify: ( m = \frac{{-9}}{{7}} ). So, the slope of the line is ( -\frac{9}{7} ).

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