Find the Slope (5/8,-3) , (-1/4,-1/4)

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Slope is equal to the change in over the change in , or rise over run.
The change in is equal to the difference in x-coordinates (also called run), and the change in is equal to the difference in y-coordinates (also called rise).
Substitute in the values of and into the equation to find the slope.
Simplify.
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Multiply the numerator and denominator of the complex fraction by .
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Multiply by .
Combine.
Apply the distributive property.
Simplify by cancelling.
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Cancel the common factor of .
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Move the leading negative in into the numerator.
Factor out of .
Cancel the common factor.
Rewrite the expression.
Multiply by .
Cancel the common factor of .
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Move the leading negative in into the numerator.
Factor out of .
Cancel the common factor.
Rewrite the expression.
Multiply by .
Cancel the common factor of .
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Move the leading negative in into the numerator.
Cancel the common factor.
Rewrite the expression.
Simplify the numerator.
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Multiply by .
Multiply by .
Add and .
Simplify the expression.
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Subtract from .
Move the negative in front of the fraction.
Find the Slope (5/8,-3) , (-1/4,-1/4)
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