# How do you find the slope of line parallel to 2y = 6x + 8?

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Apr 14, 2015

If you divide both sides of the given equation $2 y = 6 x + 8$ by $2$
you get an equation in the standard slope y-intercept form
$y = 6 x + 4$
where $6$ is the slope of the line (and of all lines parallel to it.