What is the slope and intercept of #4x+y=1#?
For a linear equation in the general form:
the slope is
For the given equation
Alternately, you could convert the equation into slope-intercept form:
The advantage of this method is that it gives you the value of the y-intercept directly (
Otherwise the value of the y-intercept is the value of
The x-intercept can be found in a similar manner.
The value of the x-intercept is the value of