# How do you find the slope that is perpendicular to the line #3x-2y=7#?

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Jun 20, 2016

#### Answer:

#### Explanation:

First, write the equation in standard form,

The gradient of this line is

The slope perpendicular to this is

The one is the negative reciprocal of the other.

Jun 20, 2016

#### Answer:

Reqd. slope

#### Explanation:

We write the given eqn. of line as

Hence, the slope of a line perp. to this is