find the slope of the line and a point on the line
y-4= x+5
I got that the slope is 9 correct? then how do I find a point on the line?

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  1. no,

    y = mx+b

    has slope m, and y-intercept at y=b

    You have it backwards.

    To find a point on the line, pick any value for x, and then find the corresponding value of y. Clearly the easiest value to try is x=0.

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