So i have two point on my graph

(2,5) and (-3,-3)

the slope is

m=8/5

so y=8/5x + b

i take the first point

so 5= 8/5 (2) + b

5= 16/5 +b

afterwards... im stuck can somebody help me figure out the answers plx(Crying)(Crying)

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- Nov 16th 2010, 06:57 PMjingming90graphing: find the y-intercept, need help!
So i have two point on my graph

(2,5) and (-3,-3)

the slope is

m=8/5

so y=8/5x + b

i take the first point

so 5= 8/5 (2) + b

5= 16/5 +b

afterwards... im stuck can somebody help me figure out the answers plx(Crying)(Crying) - Nov 16th 2010, 07:00 PMskeeter
- Nov 16th 2010, 07:16 PMjingming90
would I still get the same answer if i use (-3,-3)

- Nov 16th 2010, 07:35 PMUnknown008
You should be getting the same answer, yes.