# How do you find the slope and intercept of #5x-2=0#?

##### 1 Answer

Dec 27, 2015

#### Answer:

The slope of

It has an x-intercept at

It does not have a y-intercept.

#### Explanation:

It could also be written as

Slope is defined as the change in

...but since

so any attempt to calculate the slope results in an attempt to divide by

but it does not cross the Y-axis (there is no y-intercept).