# What is the slope of a line parallel to #3x+4y=12#?

##### 1 Answer

Sep 18, 2014

In this problem we must first find the slope of the given line. Also note that parallel lines have the **same** slope.

We have 2 options:

1) Manipulate this equation from standard form to slope intercept form,

2) The slope can be found using the following expression,

**OPTION 1:**

**OPTION 2:**

A line parallel to