# Find the slope of the given line.

Find the slope of the given line.
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Sally Cresswell
To find the slope of the line, pick two points on the line, such as (x1,y1)=(0,−2), and (x2,y2)=(1,0)(x2,y2)=(1,0) and use the slope formula:
$m=\frac{y2-y1}{x2-x1}=\frac{\left(0-\left(-2\right)\right\}\frac{1-0}{=}\frac{2}{1}=2}{}$