# How do you graph the direct variation equation y=-\frac{1}{6}x?

Jul 23, 2018

Assign a value for x to find the value of y

#### Explanation:

If x is 1, $y = - \frac{1}{6}$

If x is 2, $y = - \frac{2}{6}$

etc.

The graph of this function:

graph{-x/6 [-5, 5, -2.5, 2.5]}