# How do you write #2x+y=17# in slope intercept form?

##### 2 Answers

Nov 25, 2016

y = -2x + 17

#### Explanation:

Put the y on one side by itself.

-2 is the slope and 17 is the y-intercept.

Nov 25, 2016

-2

#### Explanation:

Slope / gradient of a line is obtained by making an equation in the form of:

where '

Here comparing this with

So slope / gradient of line :