Algebra
posted by joshua on .
Write an equation in slopeintercept form of the line with an xintercept of 6 and a yintercept of 5.

At the X Int, y = 0: (6, 0).
At the Y  Int, X = 0: (0, 5).
m = (5  0) / (0  6) = 5 / 6 = 5/6.
Y = mx + b,
Y = (5/6)6 + b = 0,
5 + b = 0,
b = 5.
Eq: Y = (5/6)x + 5.