# UrGent Help

• February 14th 2006, 01:43 PM
MaX-B
UrGent Help
Can someone please give an example on how to solve a y=mx+b problem
• February 14th 2006, 02:46 PM
dud
With regards to what?
With regards to m:
$
y = mx + b
$

$
m = -\frac{b}{x}
$

With regards to x:
$
y = mx + b
$

$
x = -\frac{b}{m}
$

With regards to b:
$
y = mx + b
$

$
b = -mx
$

Was that what you meant? If you meant something else, you have to specify... Pretty standard algebra... ;)
• February 15th 2006, 03:39 AM