Find the slope of the line whose equation is 5y = x - 3
If we get the equation into this form: y = mx + b , " m " will be the slope.
5y = x - 3 Multiply through by \(\frac15\) .
\(\frac55y=\frac15x-\frac35 \\~\\ y=\frac15x-\frac35\)
Now we can see that " m " is \(\frac15\) , the slope.