# How do you find the slope and intercept of y = –x + 7?

May 15, 2016

Slope $m = - 1$
Y-intercept $= 7$

#### Explanation:

The given equation is in the slope intercept form.

$y = m x + c$

Then

The Slope is $m = - 1$ ----- [coefficient of x]

The intercept is $\left(0 , 7\right)$ constant term