# Thread: Slope in algebra.It should be easy.

1. ## Slope in algebra.It should be easy.

Given y=5-2x
A) Find slope of given line.
B)Find slope of parallel line.

2. Rearrange your formula so you have it in the form y=mx+b where m is the slope.

So we will have y=-2x+5

The Slope is -2

A line
parallel to this line must have the same slope.