# What is the slope and y-intercept of the line #y=3x+2 #?

##### 1 Answer

Jan 16, 2017

The slope is

See full explanation below:

#### Explanation:

The slope-intercept form of a linear equation is:

Where

Because the equation in the problem is already in slope intercept form we can directly extract the slope and the y-intercept:

Therefore:

The slope is

The y-intercept is