# What is the equation of the line that has a y intercept of 6 and slope of -2?

##### 2 Answers

May 1, 2018

#### Explanation:

#"the equation of a line in "color(blue)"slope-intercept form"# is.

#•color(white)(x)y=mx+b#

#"where m is the slope and b the y-intercept"#

#"here "m=-2" and "b=6#

#rArry=-2x+6larrcolor(red)"is the equation"#

May 1, 2018

#### Explanation:

Where m = slope and c is the y-intercept.

So you should just substitute m = -2 and c = 6 to get the equation of the line.