# Given 2x-3y=12 how do you find the x intercept?

May 30, 2018

$x = 6$

#### Explanation:

The x intercept occurs where $y = 0$, so you just substitue that into the equation and solve for a value of $x$.

$2 x - 3 \cdot 0 = 12$
$2 x = 12$
$x = 6$