What is the y intercept for a line with point (12,-7) slope 5/2?
Step 1: Write equation in "point-slope form"
The point-slope form for a line with a slope of
For the given slope and point, this becomes
Step 2: Convert to "slope-intercept form"
The slope-intercept form for a line with slope
which is the "slope-intercept form with y-intercept -37#