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Secant for $(-1,4)$

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Find the secant of the angle formed with the positive $x$-axis and the line segment that goes from the origin to the point $(-1, 4)$.

A

$\cfrac { -\sqrt { 17 } }{ 17 } $

B

$-\sqrt { 17 }$

C

$\sqrt { 17 } $

D

$-\cfrac { 1 }{ 4 }$

E

$-\sqrt { 15 } $