# What is the slope and intercept of #y=-2x + 1#?

##### 1 Answer

May 12, 2016

slope = -2 and y-intercept is +1.

x-intercept is

#### Explanation:

You have them immediately because the equation is in standard form

Could not be simpler..., just recognise what it is and voila!

YOu can also fine the x-intecept by making y = 0.