# How do you graph the line y= -5x+3?

Using the gradient intercept formula $y = m x + b$,
the gradient is $- 5$, meaning that for each unit it goes across, it goes down by $5$ units. Since we have a $+ 3$, we can raise the graph up from $\left(0 , 0\right)$ to $\left(0 , 3\right)$