A line is drawn through the points (-2,6) and (-4,-2). What is the y-coordinate of the point where this line intersects the y-axis?

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Guest Jan 21, 2019

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Guest
Jan 22, 2019

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slope = y1-y2 / x1-x2

= 6- -2 / -2- -4

=8 / 2 =4

y=mx+b form

y = 4x + b Sub in one of the points to find b

6 = 4(-2) + b

b = 14

y = 4x+14 when x = 0 b is the y intercept = 14

ElectricPavlov Jan 22, 2019