# How do you find the slope and y-intercept given #9x-3y= -1#?

##### 1 Answer

Jul 14, 2015

Slope

y intercept is

#### Explanation:

**Slope**

From standard form:

the slope can be determined as

or

you could convert the given equation into slope intercept form:

**y-intercept**

If you used the "convert to slope-intercept form" version (above) then the y-intercept can be read directly from the equation (as

If you used the slope

set