# What is the slope and intercept of #x-5 = 0#?

##### 1 Answer

Jun 6, 2016

Slope is 1

#### Explanation:

Write as:

Turn it round and we have the same thing

Compare to

where m is the gradient. It is known that

The slope is 1. This means that for every 1 along left to right the graph goes up 1.

The y intercept is at

So the y intercept is at

To write this properly you would present it as