How do you find the slope and y-intercept for the line y=x-2?

Oct 5, 2015

Slope: $1$
Intercept: $- 2$

Explanation:

The coefficient of $x$ is always your slope, so your slope is $1$

From the equation, the number behind the $x$ is always your intercept, so your intercept is $- 2$

graph{x-2 [-3.764, 5.005, -4.244, 0.14]}