math

posted by .

write an equation in slope intercept form for the line that has a slope of 2/3 and y intercept of (0,-5)

  • math -

    you have a point and a slope. Recall that the line through (h,k) with slope m is

    y-k = m(x-h)

    so, plug in your numbers.

  • math -

    equation=change in y/change in x=slope. so y--5/x-0=2/3. cross multiply so the equation will be 3y 15=2x 0

Respond to this Question

First Name
School Subject
Your Answer

Similar Questions

  1. algebra[please check]

    in questions 1 and 2, write an equation of the line in slope-intercept form. 1. the slope is -4/3; the y-intercept is -2. 2. the slope is 0; the y-intercept is -5. my answers: 1.y=-4/3-2 2. y=-5 ______________________ write an equation …
  2. math

    i have more than one question so if u no any of the answers please tell me 1.) write the point-slope form of the equation of the line with slope -2 passing through the point ( -5, -9). 2.) write the point-slope form of an equation …
  3. Algebra..

    HELP. Problems 4 - 7: Write an equation for the line in point/slope form and slope/intercept form that has the given condition. 4. Slope = 3/2 and passes through the origin. 5. x-intercept = 4 and y-intercept = -3
  4. Quick math help

    My math exam is coming up Friday and I need help!! Can you please guide me throgh the processes on the three questions?
  5. math - slope-intercept

    How do I write one equations in slope-intercept form, and three other lines in slope-intercept form that are perpendicular to the first line ?
  6. Algebra 2

    Can someone help me with this equation please?
  7. ALGEBRA

    Solve for y intercepts 7x+y=-2 Answer: Y = -2 7x + 2y = 4 Answer: Y = 2 -------------- If (3,-5) is a point on the graph for the equation in the form y=mx+7, then m=?
  8. Math

    1. Use point-slope form to write the equation of a line that has a slope of 2/3 and passed through (-3,-1). Write your final equation in slope-intercept form. Is the answer y=2/3+-1 2. Write an equation of the line that passed through …
  9. Math

    Write the equation of the line in the indicated form that meets each criterion below. A. A line with a slope of -2/3 and a y-intercept of 4; in slope-intercept form B. A line with a y-intercept of – 2 and an x-intercept of 3; in …
  10. Math

    1. Find the slope of the line that passes through the points (-1, 2), (0, 5). 2. Suppose y varies directly with x, and y = 15 and x = 5. Write a direct variation equation that relates x and y. What is the value of y when x = 9?

More Similar Questions