# What is the slope and y-intercept of the line y = –4x + 2?

The slope is $- 4$ and the y-intercept is $2$.
$y = - 4 x + 2$ is in the slope-intercept form $y = m x + b$, where $m$ is the slope and $b$ is the y-intercept.
$y = - 4 x + 2$ has a slope of $- 4$ and a y-intercept of $2$.