# math-slope and y intercept

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### Math

For the equation y = -6x, what is the slope and y intercept? The formula is y = mx + B. I know that m = the slope and B = the y intercept. So in the equation y = -6x, what is the slope and y intercept? Is -6 the y intercept or the slope? Because if it's the slope, How am I ...

### Math

For the equation y = -6x, what is the slope and y intercept? The formula is y = mx + B. I know that m = the slope and B = the y intercept. So in the equation y = -6x, what is the slope and y intercept? Is -6 the y intercept or the slope? Because if it's the slope, How am I ...

### Pre-Calculus

help please Identify the slope and intercept of the following linear equation. y=3/7x-5 Slope: 3/7; intercept: 5 Slope: -5; intercept: 3/7 Slope: 5; intercept: 3/7 Slope: 3/7; intercept: -5

### Math

Finding the slope and y-intercept for x = -9, I beleive is (-9, 0) and the slope is undefined. However what if you are looking for the slope and y-intercept of y = x? Hmmm. It is a vertical line, so you are right, slope is undefined. Now y=x is easy Rewrite it as y= 1*x + 0 ...

### Algerba

Find slope and y-intercept of following equation y=-3 x -2 knowing the slope of intercept 5 formula is y=mx+b slope is m or -3 y=-3 or m (0) -2 m=slope 5 5 y-intercept = let x=o solve for y y=0-2 y=-2 You can tell by inspecting the equation in the y = mx + b form that the ...

### algebra

What is the slope and y-intercept of the line represented by the equation below? 13x - 8y = 12 A. slope = 13/8 ; y-intercept = -3/2 B. slope = -13/8; y-intercept = 3/2 C. slope = 13/8; y-intercept = 3/2 D. slope = -13/8; y-intercept = -3/2

### Algebra

I have an assignment that asks me to write an equation in slope-intercept, point-slope, or standard form for the information given and to explain why the chosen form would be best. Below is the information given. 1. passing through (-1,4) and (-5,2) 2. that has slope 2 and y ...

### Math

What is 10x + 2y - 10 = 0 in slope intercept form ? and can you also explain how you got the answer cause I'm not really sure how to convert that into slope intercept (y = mx + b) m = slope and b = y intercept

### math-slope and y intercept

find the two ordered pairs of this equation. y=5/3x+8 then give the slope and y intercept. I know the slope is rise over run and is the y intercept 8?

### math

How do you solve this problem? Find the slope-intercept equation of the line that has the given characteristics. Slope 8 and y-intercept (0,5) The slope-intercept equations is y=

### Math

I'm confused on two questions that are kind of similiar: State the slope and y-intercept of y= -1/2x I know the slope is -1/2 but I don't know the y-intercept State the slope and y-intercept of y= 3x-4 I know the slope is 3, but I don't know if the y-intercept is 4 or -4.

### Slopes

Given y = 2x – 4, choose the statement that accurately describes this line. The slope is 2 and the y intercept is 4. The slope is 2 and the y intercept is -4. The slope is 4 and the y intercept is 2. The slope is -4 and they y intercept is 2. The equation of a line is y = mx...

### Math - Slope intercept

Write this equation in slope intercept form. 6x-3y-2=0 and solve for Y.? My answer: Slope-intercept form: y = 2x-2/3 I don't know what is the value of y. Can you help me? Would it also be y = 2x-2/3? Please explain it

### algebra 1

If the graph of a line has a positive slope and a negative y-intercept, what happens to the x-intercept if the slope and y-intercept are doubled? A) The x-intercept becomes 4 times larger B) The x-intercept becomes twice as large C) The x-intercept becomes 1/4th as large D) ...

### algebra 1

If the graph of a line has a positive slope and a negative y-intercept, what happens to the x-intercept if the slope and y-intercept are doubled? A) The x-intercept becomes 4 times larger B) The x-intercept becomes twice as large C) The x-intercept becomes 1/4th as large D) ...

### Math-Linear Equations

Please let me know if I understand this correctly. Find the slope and the y-intercept of each equation: 1)y-9x= 1/2 +9x= 1/2 + 9x y= 1/2 + 9x slope:9; y-intercept: 1/2 2)2y-6=3x +6 +6 2y=3x + 6 - - 2 2 so then: y=3x+3 3) -2y=6(5-3x) -2y= 30-18x - -- -2 -2 so then: y=-15-18x (...

### Slope intercept

I need help with slope intercept form??????????????????????????? wait what don't you understand first of all with slope intercept? like what part..narrowing it down i can get you a website or i can explain a lot easily

### math

find the slope and the y intercept of the line. Please help me I keep getting the y intercept wrong. 8x=9y + 54 I got the slope correct but I cant get the y intercept.

### My Daughter Stacy needs help in math plz help!

You have to find the x and y coordinates:(She doesn't get it and neither do I) 2x + y = 9 The question doesn't go with the equation. I suspect it is a plotting exercise Make a table x y Put in for x 0, 1, 4 Solve for each corresponding y. Then graph the points, and connect ...

### Algebra

Find the equation of the line and write your answer in the slope-intercept form. 1. Has a y-intercept of 5 and a slope of 2. Has a slope of -5 and a y-intercept of 2/3. 3. Has a slope of -3 and contains (4,9). 4. Has a slope of 4/9 and contains (0,-2) 5. Contains the points (4...

### algebra

Find the slope and y-intercept. x=7 I know that the slope is undefined. The y-intercept would be none, right? Since no y is listed. What you have is a vertical line through x = 7. "y" can be anything. The slope is infinity and the y axis is never intercepted, so there is no y-...

### Math

Find the slope intercept form of the line with the following properties. Slope=4 containing the points (-2,-5) I know that slope intercept form is y=mx+b so the m is the slope which is 4 but now I get confused since they give me x any y values (-2,-5). Is it just y which is -5...

### Math

Find the slope intercept form of the line with the following properties. Slope=4 containing the points (-2,-5) I know that slope intercept form is y=mx+b so the m is the slope which is 4 but now I get confused since they give me x any y values (-2,-5). Is it just y which is -5...

### Algebra 2

Can someone help me with this equation please? The directions are: Write an equation for the line in point/slope form and slope/intercept form that has the given condition. And the problem is: x-intercept = 6 and y-intercept = -8 I'm confused though I thought you needed the at...

### ALGEBRA/ PLEASE HELP

Am I correct? Find the slope and the y intercept of y = - 10/3x - 9/2. The slope is -10/3 because this is what is in front of x and the y - intercept is (0, -9/2)? The second question is I need to find the slope of a graph that was provided for me. The y intercept is (0,6) and...

### 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 standard form C. A line with a slope of – 3 ...

### algebra

wright the slope-intercept formof the equation of each line given the slope and y- intercept slope=4/5, y-intercept=2

### 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 ?? for ex. If I pick the equation y=2/3x+4 for the first equation. and for the second line , the slope -2/3x +4 , how about the 3rd and ...

### 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

### Algebra2

Help? 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

### math, correction

Write the equation of the line with given slope and y-intercept. Then graph each line using the slope and y-intercept. Problem #1: Slope: -2; y-intercept: (0,4) my answer: The points I used to graph were: (0, 4) and (2, 0), the equation is: Y= -2x + 4 Problem #2: Slope: 5; y-...

### math 116

I thought I knew this stuff but now I'm starting to wonder. I've tried several times but I haven't been able to figure this out. there is also a diagram showing a water line where the y intercept is crossing over (0,-12). the question is Q: what is the slope and the y ...

### college algebra

I NEED TO WRITE AN EQUATION OF THE LINE WITH THE GIVEN SLOPE AND GIVEN Y-INTERCEPT LEAVE ANSWER IN SLOPE-INTERCEPT FORM SLOPE -2/3,Y-INTERCEPT (0,5)

### 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=? Answer: -5=m(3)=7 m=-4 ---------------- Identify slope and y - intercept y=7x+3 Answer: slope=7 y intercept=3 ...

### algebra

Find the slope-intercept equation for the line with the indicated slope-intercept slope 5/8; y-intercept (0,-3)

### MATH

Please help me!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!1 Instructions a. If needed, rewrite the following equations in slope-intercept form. * b. Indicate the slope and the y-intercept for each of the equations. c. Using graph paper and a straight edge, graph the equations. 1. y = 3x − 4 2. 2x + ...

### math- slope

write in slope-intercept form. Identify the slope, m, and the y-intercept, b. -12x + 6y = -18

### Help 4!!!

Write the equation of a line whose slope is 6 and whose y intercept is -3. Y= slope * x + yintercept. You fill in the blanks. But how? Anonymous is telling you to use y = m*x + b where m is the slope and b is the y intercept. Use m= 6 and b = -3 Example: if the numbers had ...

### Math: Linear Equations

What is "3x=9" in y=mx+b form, and what is its slope, y-intercept, and x-intercept? [i think that its x-intercept is (3,0), but i'm not sure about any of the others] Also, what is the x-intercept of "2y+16=0"? [is it "none"?]

### Math: Linear Equations

What is "3x=9" in y=mx+b form, and what is its slope, y-intercept, and x-intercept? [i think that its x-intercept is (3,0), but i'm not sure about any of the others] Also, what is the x-intercept of "2y+16=0"? [is it "none"?]

### math

find the slope-intercept equation of the line that has given characteristics slope = 3 and y-intercept is (0,9) the slope equation is y= how do I start this? I don't know why I always freeze up.. can someone please help me?

### algebra

Find the slope- intercept equation of the line that has given characteristics slope 7.7 and y-intercept ( 0,-5). The slope-intercept equation is y= I came up with y= -2 am I close

### algebra

heres one. find the slope intercept equation of the line that has the given characteristics. slope 2 and y=intercept (0,3) the slope -intercept equation is y=

### math

Slope and y-intercept in 3x-2y=10 my answer: slope-intercept form is y = 1.5x + 5 and the slope is 1.5 and the y-intercept is -5.

### math

Show that the formula for a line through two points (a1,b1) and (a2,b2) is: y=(b1-b2)/(a1-a2) * x + (a1*b2-a2*b1)/(a1-a2) The slope part looks right. Could someone explain how the y-intercept part makes sense? I would think that the y-intercept is: b1-slope*a1 or b2-slope*a2 ...

### 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 of the line that passes through the point...

### Math/Algebra do u know how to do slope intercept?

The following problems are in slope,point slope, and slope intercept forms of a line. Could you check these thanks. Find the slope intercept form of a line that passes through these two points (-4,4) and (2,1) Answer: y= -1/2x-2 Find the slope intercept form of a line that is ...

### Algebra

Identify slope and y - intercept y=7x+3 Answer: slope=7 y intercept=3 4x-y =0 Ans: slope =4 y intercept = 0

### 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? Thank you so much greatly apreciate it!! Write the standard form of the equation of each line given the slipe and y-intercept. 1. Slope= -1/5, y-intercept=0 ...

### math - y-intercept

hi, how would we find the y intercept , given slope of 11/2.54 and points (5,1.49). can you show me the steps so i can solve it. tnx y=ax + b where a is slope, b is y intercept. Put the points in the equation... 1.49=11/2.54 (5) + b solve for b. x + y = 1 what does the graph ...

### math

1. The x-intercept of a line is -3. The y-intercept of a line is 6. What is the slope of the line? 2. What is the equation in slope-intercept form of the line described in Exercise 1? can you please explain and answer it?? im having lots of trouble with this. it's urgent... ...

### algebra

Could someone please check my work. what is the slope of the line that passes through the given points?(2,12( and (6,11) -1/4 (my choice) 1/4 4 -4 My work: 11-12/6-2=-1/4 what is the slope of the line that passes through the given points? undefined( my choice) 0 -2/3 -3/2 My ...

### math plz ugh

Find an equation of the line with slope -3/4 and y-intercept (0,-5).write the answer in slope intercept form.

### math

write equation with slope of -1/2 with y intercept of 0,3 A straight line is y = mx + b where m is the slope and b is the y intercept. Just plug in the numbers.

### math

Rewrite the equation below in slope intercept form y = mx + b. Use fractions for the slope and the y-intercept, as needed. 4x+5y=7

### math

Rewrite the given equation in slope intercept form y = mx + b. Use fractions for the slope and the y-intercept, as needed. 4/5x + 6/5y=4

### Math

Write an equation in slope-intercept form for the line that passes through (3,5) and (-2,1). y2-y1/x2-x1 1-5/-2-3 -4/-5= slope y=mx+b y=-4/-5(3)+b -2=2.4+b -4.4= y-intercept y= -4/-5x+4.4 (answer)

### math

Find the slope, x-intercept, and y-intercept for the line 9 x + 10 y + 16 = 0 I found y to be -1.6, the slope to be -.9 and x to be wither 0/9 or -16 but it said i got x wrong

### Algebra

What is 2x=7? Is it a standard form, or slope-intercept form, or not a linear equation? Can you explain what a standard form and a slope-intercept form is PLEASE!? The standard form for a straight line is y=mx+b where m is the slope and b is the y intercept. Therefore, an ...

### 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 of the line through the points at ( -9, -9) ...

### Math 208

x=3y+2 Write the equation in slope–intercept form. (b) Give the slope and y-intercept of the line

### math help plz!

Write the following equation in slope-intercept form. Then identify the slope and y-intercept. -3x+7y=-9

### Math

I have two different questions. what is the set built notation of -11x-24<27-10x and write the slope intercept equation for the line with slope -5/6 and y intercept (0,4)

### Math

Without graphing, identify the slope and the y-intercept. 7x+4y=33 My answer is: Slope 4/7; y-intercept [0, 4/33]. Is this correct? Thanks.

### Math

Write Each equation in slope-intercept form then identify the slope and the y-intercept for each line 2x-y=12

### math

Find the slope intercept equation of the line that has the given characteristics? slope 5,3 and y-intercept (0,-9).

### Math 116a

Find the slope and the y intercept f(x)=-2x-10 I have the slope as -2 and the y intercept as (0,-10) I hope this is correct?

### Math

The slope intercept is 1/3 and the y intercept is 4xsquaredk. What is the slope intercept form.

### algebra

find the y-intercept and the slope x + 2y -3 =0 You first have to get this into slope-intercept form: 2y=-x+3 y=-0.5x+1.5 This form is y=mx+b, where m is the slope and b is the y-intercept.

### Algebra

The table below represents the function f(x). (-6, 12),(-5,-8),(-4,-4), (-3,0),(-2,4),(-1,8),(0,12). If g(x) is a linear function that has a slope of -3 and a y-intercept of -9, which statement is true? A) The x-intercept of f(x) is less than the x-intercept of g(x). <<&...

### math

What are the slope and y-intercept of the graph of the following equation? 1/3x=1/2(y+4) So I used slope intercept formula and rearranged it to be 1/2y=-1/3x+2 then I isolated y by multiplying by the reciprocal and got y=-2/3x+4 is that right?? My friend said its +4!

### math

1.) Write the equation for the line in slope-intercept form:Slope: m=3; Y-intercept: B=7 *y - 3 = 7(x - 3) *y = 3x + 7 *y = 7x - 3 2.)Write the equation for the line in slope-intercept form: Slope: m=4/3; Y-intercept: b=-2 *y = 4/3x - 2 *y + x = 2x + 1/2 *y = 1/2x - 2 3.)Which...

### algebra

Which of the following is not a step used when graphing the equation y = −x + 8 using the slope-intercept method? Explain the correct order of steps needed to graph this equation, using the slope-intercept method. Plot the x-intercept (32, 0). Plot the y-intercept (0, 8...

### math

y = -1/6 x + 5 identify the slope and the y-intercept of the equation.? how you would graph this line using the slope-intercept method. ? my teacher is saying im still getting the wrong answer:( please help

### algebra

Write the equation in slope-intercept?what are the slope and y-intercept?-9 x+10y=-9 answers are y=9/10x+9/10 slope 9/10;:-)intercept :9/10,, y=9/10x-9/10;slope9/10:y-intercept:9/10, y=9/10x+9/10:slope9/10;:-)intercept:9/10, y=9/10x-9/10;slope9/10;y-intercept-9/10 thank you

### math

Write the equation with the given slope and the given y-intercept 1. slope -2/3, y-intercept (0,5) 2. slope 5/6, y intercept (0,1/3)

### math

how do you find the slope and y-intercept of 9x-2y=-6 put the equation in the form y = mx + b m is the slope (0,b) is the y intercept

### math

Find the equation of the line with the following slope and y intercept. Slope = -3, y intercept = (0, 5)

### math [last]

Write the equation of the line with the given slope and y-intercept. slope = 1/2 y-intercept = 7 A)y = 7x + 1/2 <-- or is it C? B)y = 1/2x + 7 C)x = 7y + 1/2 D)x = 1/2y + 7

### Algebra

Can you please help me with this problem: The x-intercept of a line has a value of -3/2 and a y intercept of 3. Another line has a slope that is three times the slope of the first line and has a y-intercept that is 28 more than the first line's y-intercept. What is the ...

### algbra

Graph the following equations; calculate the slope, x-intercept, and y-intercept, and label the intercepts on the graph. Find an equation in slope-intercept form passing through the points (-6.2,18.1) and (-3.4,18.1).

### algebra

Graph the following equation: clculte the slope, x-intercept, and y-intercept, and label the the intercelts on the graph. problem: Find an equationin slope-intercept form passing through the points (2,5) and ( 7,-3).

### math

i am stuck on this problem: Find the slope and y-intercept of the line represented by the table of values below, then answer the question that follows. x y -10 -310 5 80 12 262 19 444 What is the sum of the slope and the y-intercept? For the y-intecept i got 26 for the slope i...

### math, correction

the equation y=17x-90. describes the amount of money a class of students might earn from candy bar sales. What are the slope and y-intercept of this line? so my answer is slope is 17 and y-intercept is: -90 yes

### Math

I am supposed to find the slope and y intercept of x=-9 Just waned to verify, but the line would be vertical and so the slope is undefined, but because the line never croses the y-axis how would you verbially say this. Would the y intercept be undefined or never or (i don't ...

### algebra

Will someone please look over these? I am so lost on these. 1. find the domain of p(x)=xsquared+10- I said {x|x is a real number 2. find the intercepts of 3x+2y=6- I got (0,3) and (2,0) 4.find the equation of (-6,-6)and (6,6)- got y=x 7. slope and y-intercept of x+2y=4- got ...

### graphing!

can someone help me? okay so I am given this : (a) y= x-4 (b) y=2-x I have to graph this manually and find the intersection. okay so I know how to graphi it right with this formula: y=mx+b okay but is the slope how can you tell and what number is the y intercept i belive it ...

### math - pls check!!!

Write an equation in point-slope form for the line that passes through one of the following pairs of points (you may choose the pair you want to work with). Then, use the same set of points to write the equation in standard form and again in slope-intercept form. (5, 1) and (-...

### Math

How do you get a slope if you only have the y-intercept. example: (0,5) and (-3, -4) To find slope: slope = (y2 - y1) / (x2 - x1) With your values: slope = (-4 - 5) / (-3 - 0) = -9/-3 = 3 I hope this will help and is what you were asking.

### algebra

Find the slope and y-intercept x=-9 a) slope:0;y-intercept: (0,-9) b) slope: undefined; y-intercept: (0,-9) c) slope: 0;y-intercept:none c) slope: undefined;y-intercept:none

### math

find a function y=ax^2+bx+c whose graph has an x-intercept of 1, a y-intercept of -2, and a tangent line with slope -1 at the y-intercept.

### math

find the slope intercept form for the line satisfying the following conditions: y-intercept=2 y-intercept =2/3

### Math

Please show me how to write an equation in slope intercept form for a line with a y intercept of -1 and an x intercept of 4

### math/algebra1a

write the equation of the line which has y-intercept (0,5) and is perpendicular to the line with equation y=-3x +1 a) y=-3x + 5 b) y= 1/3x + 5 c) y= 3x + 5 d) y= -1/3x + 5 The slope of the 2nd equation is -3...because the equation of a line is y=mx+b, where "m" is the slope ...

### Math 116 algebra

Find the slope and the y-intercept f(x)=-3x -10 The slope is The y intercept is (0, )

### math

write the slope intercept equation for the line with slope 1/2 and y intercept (0,-5)

### math problem

please find slope and y intercept f(x) = -3x -6 Slope = intercept =

### Math

a line has a slope of 6 and a y-intercept of –10. which is the equation in slope intercept form

### 10th grade

The slope intercept is 1/3 and the y intercept is 4xsquaredk. What is the slope intercept form.