Slope of a Line Calculator

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Slope of a line calculator is used to find the slope of a line. If we have a equation of a line, we can write that equation in the form y = mx + b. Here, we have the slope that is m. This means we can find the slope of a line from the equation of a line without having the points on the line.

Example1: Find the slope of a line x + 3y – 3 =0

Solution 1: Here are the  steps for finding slope of equation

Step 1:- The given equation of a line is

x + 3y – 3= 0

Step 2: first we can shift the constant and x terms to the right side of the equality

3y = - x + 3

Step 3: Next we can divide the equation by 3, then we get

Y= -1 ) x +3
3

Step 4: we can compare the above equation with

y = mx + b

Step 5: then we have

Slope = m =  -1
3

Example 2: Find the slope of a line - 6x + 2y + 3 = 0

Solution 2: Here are the  steps for finding slope of equation

Step 1:- The given equation of a line is

-6x + 2y + 3= 0

Step 2: first we can shift the constant and x terms to the right side of the equality

2y = 6x – 3

Step 3: Next we can divide the equation by 2, then we have

y = 3 x – (-3)
2

Step 4: we can compare the above equation with

y = mx + b

Step 5: then we have

Slope = m = 3