Posted by **kallie** on Tuesday, January 25, 2011 at 6:44pm.

find the slope and y-intercept of 6y=-8x-18

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**helper**, Tuesday, January 25, 2011 at 7:24pm
6y = -8x - 18

Put the equation in slope-intercept form, by solving for y

6y = -8x - 18

Divide both sides bu 6

y = -8/6 x - 18/6

Reduce fractions

y = -4/3 x - 9/3

Now, the equation is in slope-intercept form.

y = mx + b,

where m = slope

and b = y-intercept

Slope m = ?

y-intercept b = ?

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