# How do you find slope and y-intercept of y + 5 = 6x?

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#### Explanation:

This is a variant on the standard equation for straight line graph which is:

So

Where

and where

Equations of straight lines changed into the form

#### Explanation:

Write the equation with just

That's it!

Now you have the slope

Take note that in the term

The slope of a line is a number - often a fraction.

In Geography this is given as