# How do you write an equation of a line with slope -5/6 and y-intercept 5?

##### 1 Answer

Jun 14, 2017

The line is represented by the equation

#### Explanation:

The general form of the equation for a line is

where

and represents the y-intercept

therefore for this equation

The slope of line is

or

graph{-5/6x +5 [-6.75, 13.25, -2.72, 7.28]}