# Find the slope of a line that is perpendicular to a slope of -4

Find the slope of a line that is perpendicular to a slope of -4
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Kason Gonzales
The perpendicular slope to any given line is the inverse reciprocal of the slope.
Given the original slope of m=−4 or $m=-\frac{4}{1}$
We can take the inverse and the reciprocal which makes the perpendicular slope $m=\frac{1}{4}$
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