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

May 7, 2015

$y - x = 5$
can be rearranged as
$y = \left(1\right) x + 5$
which is the equation of a line in slope-intercept form.

The slope of $y - x = 5$ and all lines parallel to it is $1$