# What is the graph of the function #y=3x-2#?

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Oct 4, 2014

This is a linear equation, the graph of a line.

This function is in slope intercept form,

**slope**

In this example the **slope** is ** #y#-intercept** is

If you are graphing by hand you would start by placing a point on the y-axis at position

From point **rise** ,go up, **right**

Or

From point **down** **left**

Notice the green box that is placed on the starting point ** #y#-intercept** .