Find the Slope of a Perpendicular Line y=3x+2

Math
Use the slope-intercept form to find the slope.
Tap for more steps…
The slope-intercept form is , where is the slope and is the y-intercept.
Using the slope-intercept form, the slope is .
The equation of a perpendicular line to must have a slope that is the negative reciprocal of the original slope.
Find the Slope of a Perpendicular Line y=3x+2

Do you need help with math?

Try our mobile app

Our app allows students to get instant step-by-step solutions to all kinds of math troubles.

Our MATH EXPERTS

JackHudson

Charlie Trom

Lucy Evel

Scroll to top