## Introductory Algebra for College Students (7th Edition)

For this equation, the slope is $5$ and the y-intercept is $-7$.
The equation is given in the slope-intercept form, which is given by the equation: $$y = mx + b$$ where $m$ is the slope and $b$ is the y-intercept. For this equation, the slope is $5$ and the y-intercept is $-7$.