# How do you write the slope-intercept form of the equation of the #6x+5y=-15#?

##### 1 Answer

Oct 23, 2016

5 *y* = -6 *x* - 15

#### Explanation:

slope intercept for is *y = mx + b*, so you need to rearrange your equation to look like this. (where *m* is the slope, and *b* is the *y* intercept)

move the *x* over, so:

5 *y* = -6 *x* - 15

your slope is -6, and your *y* intercept is -15