Posted on 05/07/201931/07/2019 by Nouri Dib Algebra – Plotting a linear equation using the slope and y-intercept. Suppose you are given this equation y = 5x + 1 - how do you then plot this equation on a graph using just the equation - that is without using a table of values ? This content is restricted to subscribers Post navigationPrevious post: Equation of a Circle – Part IINext post: Inequalities – Solving for x