Q. 24.5( 8 Votes )

Reduce the equation 5x + 7y – 35 = 0 to slope-intercept form, and hence find the slope and the y-intercept of the line

Answer :

Given equation is 5x + 7y -35 = 0


We can rewrite it as 7y = 35 - 5x


7y = - 5x + 35



This equation is in the slope-intercept form i.e. it is the form of


, where m is the slope of the line and c is y-intercept of the line


Therefore, and c = 5


Conclusion: Slope is and y-intercept is 5


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