# How do you write an equation of a line with slope 5/2 and y-intercept 0?

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Jun 23, 2018

See a solution process below:

#### Explanation:

We can use the slope-intercept formula to write an equation for this line. The slope-intercept form of a linear equation is:

Where

Substituting:

And

Gives:

Or

Jun 23, 2018

#### Explanation:

#"the equation of a line in "color(blue)"slope-intercept form"# is

#•color(white)(x)y=mx+b#

#"where m is the slope and b the y-intercept"#

#"here "m=5/2" and "b=0#

#y=5/2xlarrcolor(red)"is the equation of the line"#