# How do you identify the slope for #2x-3y=12#?

##### 2 Answers

Slope (

#### Explanation:

We can determine our slope by changing this equation to slope-intercept form,

We have

We can start by subtracting

Our last step would be to divide both sides of the equation by

When we're in slope-intercept form, the slope is the coefficient on the

Hope this helps!

#### Explanation:

#"the equation of a line in "color(blue)"slope-intercept form"# is.

#•color(white)(x)y=mx+b#

#"where m is the slope and b the y-intercept"#

#"rearrange "2x-3y=12" into this form"#

#rArr-3y=-2x+12larr"divide all terms by "-3#

#rArry=2/3x-4larrcolor(blue)"in slope-intercept form"#

#rArr"rslope m "=2/3#