# How do you write an equation in slope-intercept form intercept -2; intercept 5?

Jan 6, 2017

$y = - 2 x + 5$

#### Explanation:

Given -

Intercept $c = 5$
Slope $= - 2$

Equation of the straight line $y = m x + c$

$y = - 2 x + 5$