# What is the slope of x-2y=2?

##### 1 Answer
Mar 24, 2015

$x - 2 y = 2$ can be rewritten as
$y = \frac{1}{2} x - 1$
which is an equation of the form
$y = m x + b$
where $m$ is the slope (and $b$ is the y-intercept)

So the slope of $x - 2 y = 2$
is $\frac{1}{2}$