## Math Problem Statement

How does the function f(x) = 2x + 3 change if the y-intercept is changed to –5?

Select TWO correct answers. A.The graph of the line would be translated down 8 units. B.The graph of the line would be translated up 8 units. C.The slope of the line would change from increasing to decreasing. D.The slope of the line would change from decreasing to increasing. E.The function would become f(x) = –5x + 3. F.The function would become f(x) = 2x – 5.

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## Math Problem Analysis

### Mathematical Concepts

Linear Equations

Graph Translations

Slope and Intercept

### Formulas

Slope-intercept form: y = mx + b

### Theorems

Translation of linear functions

### Suitable Grade Level

Grades 7-10

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