# How do you find the slope and intercept of #y = -7x-9#?

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Jul 13, 2018

Slope -7 intercept (0,-9)

#### Explanation:

With the general equation

Jul 13, 2018

#### Explanation:

#"the equation of a line in "color(blue)"slope-intercept form"# is.

#•color(white)(x)y=mx+b#

#"where m is the slope and b the y-intercept"#

#y=-7x-9" is in this form"#

#"with slope "=-7" and y-intercept "=-9#