# How do you graph the inequality #y> -5x#?

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Jul 8, 2018

#### Answer:

Refer to the explanation.

#### Explanation:

Graph:

You need two points to graph a line. Find the y-intercept.

**Y-intercept:** value of

Substitute

**The y-intercept is #(0,0)#. Plot this point.**

Use the slope of

Now draw a dashed line through the two points. This indicates that the line is not part of the inequality. Shade the area above the line to indicate that the inequality is greater than the line.

graph{y> -5x [-10, 10, -5, 5]}