# Linear equation (Slope–intercept form)

## Description

A linear equation is an algebraic equation in which each term is either a constant or the product of a constant and (the first power of) a single variable.

Related formulas## Variables

y | Y- coordinate (dimensionless) |

m | The slope of the line (dimensionless) |

x | Variable (X-coordinate) (dimensionless) |

b | the y intercept (Y- coordinate of the location where line crosses the y axis (dimensionless) |