# How do you write the equation in slope intercept form given #y-(-4)=-1(x-6)#?

##### 1 Answer

Apr 28, 2016

#### Explanation:

Remember that the general slope-intercept form is

for a line with slope

Given

Add

Simplify the right side

which is the slope-intercept form

for a line with slope

Here is the graph of the original equation which supports our conclusion:

graph{y-(-4)=-1(x-6) [-4.27, 8.214, -2.124, 4.116]}