# How do you graph the line #y=-x+2#?

##### 1 Answer

I decided that the best way to do this is by using pictures with a bit of explanation

#### Explanation:

The equation

Notice that the graph goes upwards as you move from left to right

This is called a positive slope (gradient)

If it had been

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This is what happens when the

Negative values of

Positive values of

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The equation