# Find the slope perpendicular to y=2x−3

Jensen Mclean 2022-09-27 Answered
Find the slope perpendicular to y=2x−3
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ralharn
the product of the slope of the normal and the slope of the line
must be = -1 is they are perpendicular to one another
the line y = 2x - 3 is in the form y = mx + b
where m is the slope so the slope for this line is 2
then Slope of Normal $\cdot$ 2 = -1
slope of normal = $-\frac{1}{2}$