# How do you calculate the slope, x intercept, and y intercept of the following equation: #3x+6y = 9#?

##### 1 Answer

Jul 31, 2015

The slope is

The y-intercept is

The x-intercept is

#### Explanation:

Get the equation into slope-intercept form

Divide both sides by

The slope is

To find the x-intercept, set

Subtract

Multiply both sides times

Multiply both sides times

The x-intercept is

graph{3x+6y=9 [-10, 10, -5, 5]}