How do you find the intercepts for #x+y=1#?

1 Answer
Nov 22, 2015

Answer:

Refer to the Explanation.

Explanation:

#x+y=1#

The x-intercept is the value of #x# when #y=0#.

#x+0=1#

#x=1#

The x-intercept is #1# and the point is #(1,0)#.

The y-intercept is the value of #y# when #x=0#.

#0+y=1#

#y=1#

The y-intercept is #1# and the point is #(0,1)#.

graph{x+y=1 [-10, 10, -5, 5]}