# How do you find the slope of y=8?

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Jun 1, 2017

The equation

By definition, the slope of a horizontal line is

Jun 1, 2017

slope =

#### Explanation:

One way is to graph the equation. You'll notice that it's a horizontal line that crosses the y-axis at

Another way is to compare the equation to the slope-intercept form of a line:

where

Since the equation we are given does not contain an