# How do you graph #-5x+y=1#?

##### 1 Answer

Apr 1, 2017

Start by finding the

(See explanation for graph)

#### Explanation:

It might help to rewrite the equation in

When graphing equations, it's easiest to start with the points of intercepts.

The

So the point is:

The

So the point is:

Plotting these two points on a graph and drawing the line through them (with a slope of 5), gives:

graph{5x+1 [-2.448, 2.552, -0.58, 1.92]}