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Mom in need of help!

The x-intercept of a line is -5 and the y-intercept of the line is -2. What is the equation of the line?
A) y=-5/2x-5
B) y=2/5x+2
C) y=5/2x-2
D) y=-2/5x-2

Thanks so much

  • Helppp -

    So they gave you two points
    (-5, 0) and (0,-2)
    so the slope = (-2-0)/(0+5) = -2/5

    so in slope-yintercept form the equation is

    y = (-2/5)x - 2

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