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

##### 2 Answers

#### Answer:

#### Explanation:

This equation is in slope-intercept form:

Based on the image, we know that the slope is the value multiplied by

To find the

Subtract

Divide both sides by

The

To find the

The

Hope this helps!

#### Answer:

Slope

#### Explanation:

The good thing is that this equation is in slope-intercept form

What about the

The

Therefore, our slope is

Hope this helps!