## Elementary Algebra

In order to solve this problem, we put the given equation in the form $y=mx+b$. Once we have done this, we can identify m and b, which are the slope and y intercept, respectively.
In order to solve this problem, we put the given equation in the form $y=mx+b$. Once we have done this, we can identify m and b, which are the slope and y intercept, respectively.