# How do you find the slope of a line parallel to #Y=-1/2x+1#?

##### 1 Answer

Jul 1, 2016

The slope the parallel line is

#### Explanation:

Two lines are parallel if their slopes are equal.

If

In the Problem, the given line is -

#y=-1/2x+1#

Its slope

The other line is parallel, hence its slope

The slope the parallel line is