Posted by **will** on Wednesday, October 19, 2011 at 10:17pm.

How do i find the slope and y- intercept of 5X+2Y=7 ?

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**Raj**, Wednesday, October 19, 2011 at 10:44pm
y=mx+b and m is the slope

rearrange the equation so you can find what y equals. in this case you would rearrange it to equal y=-5x/2+7/2. so your slope is -5/2.

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**Raj**, Wednesday, October 19, 2011 at 10:47pm
y- intercept is b in the formula y=mx+b

hence your y intercept is 7/2.

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