# What is the slope-intercept form of the line passing through # (-2, -1)# and # (0, -6) #?

##### 1 Answer

See the entire solution process below:

#### Explanation:

The slope-intercept form of a linear equation is:

Where

First determine the slope of the line. The slope can be found by using the formula:

Where

Substituting the values from the points in the problem gives:

The point

Substituting the slope we calculated and the y-intercept gives: