# What is the slope of the line perpendicular to # y=16/7x-11#?

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Jul 18, 2016

#### Answer:

#### Explanation:

Recall that the slope

Two mutually perpendicular lines obey

Jul 18, 2016

#### Answer:

#### Explanation:

Consider the standard equation form

Any line perpendicular to this has the gradient of

So for