# Finding Slope – Intercept From an Equation STEPS : 1. Equation must be in y = mx + b form 2. The slope is the coefficient of “x” ( m ) 3. The y - intercept.

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Finding Slope – Intercept From an Equation STEPS : 1. Equation must be in y = mx + b form 2. The slope is the coefficient of “x” ( m ) 3. The y - intercept is the constant ( b )

Finding Slope – Intercept From an Equation STEPS : 1. Equation must be in y = mx + b form 2. The slope is the coefficient of “x” ( m ) 3. The y - intercept is the constant ( b ) EXAMPLE : Find the slope and y - intercept for

Finding Slope – Intercept From an Equation STEPS : 1. Equation must be in y = mx + b form 2. The slope is the coefficient of “x” ( m ) 3. The y - intercept is the constant ( b ) EXAMPLE : Find the slope and y - intercept for The equation is already in y = mx + b form…

Finding Slope – Intercept From an Equation STEPS : 1. Equation must be in y = mx + b form 2. The slope is the coefficient of “x” ( m ) 3. The y - intercept is the constant ( b ) EXAMPLE : Find the slope and y - intercept for I like to draw a little wall IN FRONT of the + / - sign. It separates the slope and the intercept…

Finding Slope – Intercept From an Equation STEPS : 1. Equation must be in y = mx + b form 2. The slope is the coefficient of “x” ( m ) 3. The y - intercept is the constant ( b ) EXAMPLE : Find the slope and y - intercept for The slope is the coefficient of “x” ( m )

Finding Slope – Intercept From an Equation STEPS : 1. Equation must be in y = mx + b form 2. The slope is the coefficient of “x” ( m ) 3. The y - intercept is the constant ( b ) EXAMPLE : Find the slope and y - intercept for The y - intercept is the constant ( b )

Finding Slope – Intercept From an Equation STEPS : 1. Equation must be in y = mx + b form 2. The slope is the coefficient of “x” ( m ) 3. The y - intercept is the constant ( b ) EXAMPLE : Find the slope and y - intercept for

Finding Slope – Intercept From an Equation STEPS : 1. Equation must be in y = mx + b form 2. The slope is the coefficient of “x” ( m ) 3. The y - intercept is the constant ( b ) EXAMPLE : Find the slope and y - intercept for The equation is already in y = mx + b form…

Finding Slope – Intercept From an Equation STEPS : 1. Equation must be in y = mx + b form 2. The slope is the coefficient of “x” ( m ) 3. The y - intercept is the constant ( b ) EXAMPLE : Find the slope and y - intercept for I like to draw a little wall IN FRONT of the + / - sign. It separates the slope and the intercept…

Finding Slope – Intercept From an Equation STEPS : 1. Equation must be in y = mx + b form 2. The slope is the coefficient of “x” ( m ) 3. The y - intercept is the constant ( b ) EXAMPLE : Find the slope and y - intercept for The slope is the coefficient of “x” ( m )

Finding Slope – Intercept From an Equation STEPS : 1. Equation must be in y = mx + b form 2. The slope is the coefficient of “x” ( m ) 3. The y - intercept is the constant ( b ) EXAMPLE : Find the slope and y - intercept for The y - intercept is the constant ( b )

Finding Slope – Intercept From an Equation STEPS : 1. Equation must be in y = mx + b form 2. The slope is the coefficient of “x” ( m ) 3. The y - intercept is the constant ( b ) EXAMPLE : Find the slope and y - intercept for

Finding Slope – Intercept From an Equation STEPS : 1. Equation must be in y = mx + b form 2. The slope is the coefficient of “x” ( m ) 3. The y - intercept is the constant ( b ) EXAMPLE : Find the slope and y - intercept for Equation IS NOT in y = mx + b form, so we need to solve for “ y “…

Finding Slope – Intercept From an Equation STEPS : 1. Equation must be in y = mx + b form 2. The slope is the coefficient of “x” ( m ) 3. The y - intercept is the constant ( b ) EXAMPLE : Find the slope and y - intercept for Equation IS NOT in y = mx + b form, so we need to solve for “ y “…

Finding Slope – Intercept From an Equation STEPS : 1. Equation must be in y = mx + b form 2. The slope is the coefficient of “x” ( m ) 3. The y - intercept is the constant ( b ) EXAMPLE : Find the slope and y - intercept for Equation IS NOT in y = mx + b form, so we need to solve for “ y “…

Finding Slope – Intercept From an Equation STEPS : 1. Equation must be in y = mx + b form 2. The slope is the coefficient of “x” ( m ) 3. The y - intercept is the constant ( b ) EXAMPLE : Find the slope and y - intercept for Equation IS NOT in y = mx + b form, so we need to solve for “ y “…

Finding Slope – Intercept From an Equation STEPS : 1. Equation must be in y = mx + b form 2. The slope is the coefficient of “x” ( m ) 3. The y - intercept is the constant ( b ) EXAMPLE : Find the slope and y - intercept for Draw your wall….

Finding Slope – Intercept From an Equation STEPS : 1. Equation must be in y = mx + b form 2. The slope is the coefficient of “x” ( m ) 3. The y - intercept is the constant ( b ) EXAMPLE : Find the slope and y - intercept for The slope is the coefficient of “x” ( m )

Finding Slope – Intercept From an Equation STEPS : 1. Equation must be in y = mx + b form 2. The slope is the coefficient of “x” ( m ) 3. The y - intercept is the constant ( b ) EXAMPLE : Find the slope and y - intercept for The y - intercept is the constant ( b )

Finding Slope – Intercept From an Equation STEPS : 1. Equation must be in y = mx + b form 2. The slope is the coefficient of “x” ( m ) 3. The y - intercept is the constant ( b ) EXAMPLE : Find the slope and y - intercept for

Finding Slope – Intercept From an Equation STEPS : 1. Equation must be in y = mx + b form 2. The slope is the coefficient of “x” ( m ) 3. The y - intercept is the constant ( b ) EXAMPLE : Find the slope and y - intercept for Equation IS NOT in y = mx + b form, so we need to solve for “ y “…

Finding Slope – Intercept From an Equation STEPS : 1. Equation must be in y = mx + b form 2. The slope is the coefficient of “x” ( m ) 3. The y - intercept is the constant ( b ) EXAMPLE : Find the slope and y - intercept for Equation IS NOT in y = mx + b form, so we need to solve for “ y “…

Finding Slope – Intercept From an Equation STEPS : 1. Equation must be in y = mx + b form 2. The slope is the coefficient of “x” ( m ) 3. The y - intercept is the constant ( b ) EXAMPLE : Find the slope and y - intercept for Equation IS NOT in y = mx + b form, so we need to solve for “ y “…

Finding Slope – Intercept From an Equation STEPS : 1. Equation must be in y = mx + b form 2. The slope is the coefficient of “x” ( m ) 3. The y - intercept is the constant ( b ) EXAMPLE : Find the slope and y - intercept for Draw your wall….

Finding Slope – Intercept From an Equation STEPS : 1. Equation must be in y = mx + b form 2. The slope is the coefficient of “x” ( m ) 3. The y - intercept is the constant ( b ) EXAMPLE : Find the slope and y - intercept for The slope is the coefficient of “x” ( m )

Finding Slope – Intercept From an Equation STEPS : 1. Equation must be in y = mx + b form 2. The slope is the coefficient of “x” ( m ) 3. The y - intercept is the constant ( b ) EXAMPLE : Find the slope and y - intercept for The y - intercept is the constant ( b )

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