# How do you find the slope for x-int: 5 and y-int: 4?

The x-intercept $5$ is the point $\left(5 , 0\right)$
The y-intercept $4$ is the point $\left(0 , 4\right)$
The slope is $m = \frac{{\Delta}_{y}}{{\Delta}_{x}}$
$= \frac{0 - 4}{5 - 0}$
$= - \frac{4}{5}$