# How do you find the slope for y=-1/2x +4?

Mar 19, 2018

The equation is given in the form, $y = m x + c$ ; where $m$ is the slope and $c$ is the y-intercept.

$y = - \frac{1}{2} x + 4$

therefore comparing we get, $s l o p e , m = - \frac{1}{2}$