Find the Slope of a Perpendicular Line y=1/6x-6

Math
Rewrite in slope-intercept form.
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The slope-intercept form is , where is the slope and is the y-intercept.
Combine and .
Rewrite in slope-intercept form.
Using the slope-intercept form, the slope is .
The equation of a perpendicular line to must have a slope that is the negative reciprocal of the original slope.
Simplify the result.
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Multiply the numerator by the reciprocal of the denominator.
Multiply by .
Multiply by .
Find the Slope of a Perpendicular Line y=1/6x-6

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