How do you find the slope and y intercept of #y = 5/4x + 17/2#?
2 Answers
Apr 12, 2018
Slope:
yintercept:
Explanation:
The equation is written in the form
Apr 12, 2018
See a solution process below:
Explanation:
This equation is in slopeintercept form. The slopeintercept form of a linear equation is:
Where
Therefore:

The slope of the line is:
#color(red)(m = 5/4)# 
The
#y# intercept is:#color(blue)(b = 17/2)# or#(0, color(blue)(17/2))#