# How do you find the slope and intercept of y = –4x + 8?

Dec 2, 2015

Slope: $- 4$.
Intercept: $8$.
$y = m x + q$,
then it is already in the slope-intercept form, which are respectively $m$ and $q$. So, in your case, the slope is $- 4$ and the $y$-intercept is $8$