eviant:

PLS HELP!!! What is the slope of a line that is parallel to the line represented by the equation 3x + 4y = 12?

4 months ago
eviant:

I think the slope is 3/4?

4 months ago
Allison:

@Hero Would it be negative 3/4?

4 months ago
dude:

Yes it would be -$$\frac34$$ $$1)~3x+4y=12$$ Subtract 3x on both sides $$2)~4y=-3x+12$$Divide by 4 on both sides $$3)~y=-\frac34+3$$

4 months ago
Allison:

:D

4 months ago
dude:

$$\color{#0cbb34}{\text{Originally Posted by}}$$ @dude Yes it would be -$$\frac34$$ $$1)~3x+4y=12$$ Subtract 3x on both sides $$2)~4y=-3x+12$$Divide by 4 on both sides $$3)~y=-\frac34+3$$ $$\color{#0cbb34}{\text{End of Quote}}$$ $$3)~y=-\frac34x+3$$

4 months ago