# SOLUTION: what is the slope of a line perpendicular to the line whose equation is 5x+3y=8?

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Geometry proofs Question 253922: what is the slope of a line perpendicular to the line whose equation is 5x+3y=8?Answer by MRperkins(300)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!the slope of the line perpendicular to 5x+3y=8 is going to be the opposite reciprocal of the slope of 5x+3y=8 Find the slope of 5x+3y=8 and then flip it upside down and give it the opposite sign (positive or negative). . Email me with questions justin.sheppard.tech@hotmail.com