slope-intercept equation

Write the​ slope-intercept equation of the function f whose graph satisfies the given conditions.
The graph of f is perpendicular to the line whose equation is 2x-5y-10=0 and has the same​ y-intercept as this line.
The equation of the function is?

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asked by Mike
  1. 5y = 2x - 10 ... y = 2/5 x - 2

    negative-reciprocal slope, same y-intercept

    y = -5/2 x - 2

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