# How do you find the slope and y intercept for #y=3-1.25x#?

##### 2 Answers

The slope is

#### Explanation:

The equation of a line in slope-intercept form is

#m# is the slope#b# is the#y# -intercept.

Put

into that form and you get....

So

#m# is#-1.25# #b# is#3#

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May 18, 2018

Slope

y intercept

#### Explanation:

One of the common ways of expressing a linear equation is in **slope-intercept form**.

In general the **slope-intercept form** looks like:

where

The given equation **slope-intercept form** as:

with a slope of