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

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Jun 20, 2016

#### 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

Reqd. slope

#### Explanation:

We write the given eqn. of line as

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