## Algebra and Trigonometry 10th Edition

Slope: $m=-\frac{2}{3}$ y-intercept: $(0,3)$
In a linear equation $y=mx+b$, $m$ is the slope and $(0,b)$ the y-intercept. That is, the y-intercept is the point on the line when $x=0$ $2x+3y=9$ $3y=-2x+9$ $y=\frac{-2}{3}x+\frac{9}{3}$ $y=-\frac{2}{3}x+3$ Slope: $m=-\frac{2}{3}$ y-intercept: $(0,3)$