# How do you find the slope and intercept of #y = -3x + 9#?

##### 1 Answer

May 22, 2018

#### Explanation:

#"the equation of a line in "color(blue)"slope-intercept form"# is.

#•color(white)(x)y=mx+b#

#"where m is the slope and b the y-intercept"#

#y=-3x+9" is in this form"#

#"with slope "=-3" and y-intercept "=9#