# SOLUTION: What happens to the value obtained for the slope if the coordinates of the two ordered pairs are not subtracted in the same order? Give an example of your explanation. I would a

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Graphs Question 205403: What happens to the value obtained for the slope if the coordinates of the two ordered pairs are not subtracted in the same order? Give an example of your explanation. I would appreciate your help on this one.Answer by scott8148(6628)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!the value obtained is the negative of the correct value A = (5 , 2) and B = (6 , 5) slope is ___ (5 - 2) / (6 - 5) = 3 if the subtraction order is not consistent ___ (2 - 5) / (6 - 5) = -3