# How do you graph y=x-1/2?

Apr 24, 2018

#### Answer:

Just plot the graph for $y = x$ and shift it by $\frac{1}{2}$ units downward in vertical direction.

#### Explanation:

This is a straight line having slope $1$ and $y$-intercept $- \frac{1}{2}$

graph{x-1/2 [-10, 10, -5, 5]}