# How do you find the slope and intercept of y= -4x-9?

Jan 16, 2016

#### Answer:

When written in this form the answer is already there.

#### Explanation:

Slope (number with the $x$) =$- 4$
Intercept (when $x = 0$) is the loose number $- 9$,
So the $y$-intercept is $\left(0 , - 9\right)$
graph{-4x-9 [-20.28, 20.27, -10.14, 10.14]}