# How do you find the slope given y= -2/3x + 1?

Apr 13, 2016

$m = \textcolor{g r e e n}{- \frac{2}{3}}$

#### Explanation:

$y = m x + n \text{ general equation for line}$
$\text{the m give us slope of line}$

$y = \textcolor{g r e e n}{- \frac{2}{3}} x + 1$

$m = \textcolor{g r e e n}{- \frac{2}{3}}$