# How do you find the slope and intercept of #y=2x+5#?

##### 1 Answer

Jan 3, 2016

#### Explanation:

The slope is the number that multiplies

The y-intercept is the point in the graph where the line crosses the y axis. This cross happens when

The x-intercept is the point in the graph where the line crosses the x axis. This cross happens when

Then,

So,