# How do you find the slope and y intercept for #y=-7x+4#?

##### 2 Answers

Mar 11, 2018

slope = -7, y-intercept (0, 4)

#### Explanation:

so m is the slope that is -7 in the equation

To find y-intercept, let x = 0

(0, 4) is the y-intercept

Mar 11, 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+4" is in this form"#

#"with slope "=m=-7" and y-intercept "=b=4#