# What is the slope and y-intercept of the line 2x - 3y = -18?

##### 1 Answer

slope

and\y-intercept

#### Explanation:

**Slope**

For an equation in the form:

the slope is

for the given equation

Alternatively we could rewrite the given equation

into "slope intercept" form:

**y-intercept**

If you rewrote the equation in "slope intercept form" (see above)

the slope can be read directly from the equation as

Otherwise

note that the y-intercept is the value of