# Graph using the slope and y intercept y = (1/4)*x - 3.

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The equation given: y = (1/4)*x - 3 is the equation of a straight line in the form y = mx + c, where m is the slope of the line and c is the y-intercept.

y = (1/4)*x - 3

=> slope = 1/4 and y-intercept = -3

To plot the graph of the equation you could convert it into the form x/a + y/b = 1, where a and b are the x and y-intercepts.

y = (1/4)*x - 3

=> 4y = x - 12

=> x - 4y = 12

=> x/12 - y/3 = 1

The x-intercept is 12, so the line passes through (12 , 0) and the y-intercept is -3, so the line passes though (0, -3). Draw a line between these points and you have the same graph as that given by the original equation.

**To avoid having to draw the graph using the slope you can convert the equation to the intercept-intercept form.**