x intercept -4, y intercept 4. Write an equation in slope-intercept form for the line that satisfies each set of conditions.

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Chapter 2, 2.4 - Problem 33 - Glencoe Algebra 2 (1st Edition, McGraw-Hill Education).
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Using  the intercept method  first we will find the intercept form of the line

the intercept form is

`x/a +y/b = 1`

where a and b are the x and y intercepts respectively

as given

x intercept (-4),

y intercept  4

so, a = (-4) , b = 4

so the equation of the line in intercept form is

`x/(-4) +y/(4) = 1`

=>` (-x+y)/4 = 1`

=> `y-x=4`

=> `y=x+4`

=> y = x+4 is the slope intercept from

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