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Slope-intercept form is a method for writing a linear equation in which the equation is written using the general formula y = mx b. In slope-intercept form, the variable m refers to the slope of the line, and the varia... More »

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The slope-intercept form of an equation is written as y - y1 = m(x - x1). The variable m indicates the value of the slope, and the values for y1 and x1 equal the coordinates at a given point on the line. More »

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The slope-intercept form of a linear equation is y = mx b. In this equation, m is the slope of the line, and b is the y-intercept, which is the point where the line crosses the y-axis. More »

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