# How do you find the slope given #x + 2y=3#?

##### 1 Answer

Jan 14, 2017

Convert the equation to the slope-intercept form - see entire explanation below:

#### Explanation:

To find the slope we need to convert the equation to the slope-intercept form by solving for

The slope-intercept form of a linear equation is:

Where

With the equation now in slope intercept form we can see the slope is