# How do you name the slope and y-intercept of y=2x -4?

Dec 13, 2016

The slope is $2$

The y-intercept is $- 4$

#### Explanation:

The slope intercept form of an equation is:

$y = \textcolor{red}{m} x + \textcolor{red}{c}$

Where $\textcolor{red}{m}$ is the slope and $\textcolor{red}{c}$ is the y-intercept.

For the equation given in the problem:

The slope is $2$

The y-intercept is $- 4$