# How do you find the slope of a line parallel to a line that passes through (3, 6) and (1, −2)?

$\frac{\Delta y}{\Delta x} = \frac{3 - 1}{6 - \left(- 2\right)} = \frac{1}{4}$
and all lines parallel to this one also have a slope of $\frac{1}{4}$