The slope is 4.
slope = coefficient of x = -4
4x+y = 7 y = -4x+7 in slope-intercept form So the slope is -4
what is the slope of the line that has the equation 4x+2y=12?
4x+2y=24 => 2y=24-4x => y=12-2x and the slope is -2
The slope is negative 2/3.
Parallel, the slope of the second equation is 4