# SOLUTION: a line with equation y=5+7x has what slope ?

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 Question 388953: a line with equation y=5+7x has what slope ?Found 3 solutions by richard1234, edjones, ewatrrr:Answer by richard1234(5390)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!Slope is 7. In general, if a linear equation is in the form y = mx + b, then m is the slope. Answer by edjones(7794)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!7, the number multiplied times x in the slope-intercept form (which this equation is in.) Answer by ewatrrr(11176)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website! ``` Hi Using the standard slope-intercept form for an equation of a line y = mx + b where m is the slope and b the y-intercept. y = 7x + 5 Slope m = 7 Points (0,5), (-5/7,0) and (-1,-2) on the line ```