The slope-intercept form is , where is the slope and is the y-intercept.

Multiply by .

Simplify .

Simplify terms.

Multiply by .

Apply the distributive property.

Combine and .

Cancel the common factor of .

Move the leading negative in into the numerator.

Factor out of .

Cancel the common factor.

Rewrite the expression.

Multiply by .

Move to the left of .

Move all terms not containing to the right side of the equation.

Subtract from both sides of the equation.

Subtract from .

Rewrite in slope-intercept form.

Using the slope-intercept form, the slope is .

Find the Slope y-(-5)=-7/2*(x-(-4))