# What is the slope of a line parallel to the line whose equation is 5x -2y = 11?

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Apr 27, 2018

#### Answer:

The slope of the given line and a line parallel to it is

#### Explanation:

Given:

A line parallel to this line has the same slope. To determine the slope, solve for

where:

Subtract

Divide both sides by

Simplify.

The slope of the given line and a line parallel to it is