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Determine the Slope of a Line

 Description Determine the slope of a line.

Enter a point on the line:

 > $\left[{{x}}_{{1}}{,}{{y}}_{{1}}\right]$
 $\left[{{x}}_{{1}}{,}{{y}}_{{1}}\right]$ (1)

Enter another point on line:

 >
 $\left[{{x}}_{{2}}{,}{{y}}_{{2}}\right]$ (2)

Compute the slope of the line:

 >
 $\frac{{{y}}_{{2}}{-}{{y}}_{{1}}}{{{x}}_{{2}}{-}{{x}}_{{1}}}$ (3)
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