# How do you find the slope and y-intercept of the graph of 3x-2y+8=0?

##### 1 Answer

Jul 11, 2016

Slope

y- intercept

#### Explanation:

Given -

#3x-2y+8=0#

This equation is in the form of

#ax+by+c=0#

Then its slope is defined as#=(-a)/b#

In our case, slope is,

#m=(-a)/b=(-3)/-2=3/2#

Find intercept-

At

#-2y=-8#

#y=(-8)/(-2)=4#