# How do you find the slope and y intercept of y = -2x + 8?

May 18, 2018

Slope = $- 2$
Y-Intercept = $8$
$y = - 2 x + 8$
This is an equation that represents the equation $y = m x + b$ where $m$ is the slope and $b$ is the y-intercept.
$m$, the slope is $- 2$ and $b$, the y-intercept is $8$.