What is the slope of the linear equation 3y - x = 9?

**Slope-intercept form is y = mx + b**

**m is the slope**

**b is the y-intercept**

3y - x = 9 {given equation}

3y = x + 9 {added x to each side}

y = (1/3)x + 3 {divided each side by 3, to get into slope-intercept form}

**slope = 1/3**

*- Algebra House*