# How do you find the slope and intercept of #y=3x-2#?

##### 2 Answers

Jun 26, 2018

#"slope "=3," y-intercept "=-2#

#### 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-2" is in this form"#

#"with slope "=3" and y-intercept "=-2#

Jun 26, 2018

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#### Explanation:

if

Then

Hence in this case the slope is

Then the