# How do you find the slope and y intercept for -4x + 5y = 10?

##### 1 Answer
May 26, 2015

The slope- (y) intercept form is
$y = m x + b$
So we need to re-arrange $- 4 x + 5 y = 10$ into this form

$5 y = 4 x + 10$

$y = \frac{4}{5} x + 2$

The slope is $\frac{4}{5}$
and the y-intercept is $2$