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2-99.

Graph the equation *y* = −2*x* + 9.

In the form *y* = *mx* + *b*, *m* is the slope and *b* is the *y*-intercept.

Plot the *y*-intercept. The rise is −2, so go down two, and the run is 1, so go one to the right and plot a second point.

Connect the points with a line.