We will go through all of the steps you need to preform to remove the rear wheel from your bike. This is used in repairing many parts of the bike so it is very important you know how to do this.
Flip the quick release lever on the wheel.
Squeeze the brake arms together and lift the brake cable from the caliper arms.
Hold the wheel to the ground, and pull the bike frame up and away to remove the wheel from the bike.