# How do you find the intercepts for y=2x+2?

Jun 12, 2015

$x = 0 , y = 2$
$y = 0 , x = - 1$

#### Explanation:

You can set:
1] $x = 0$ in your equation to find the y-intercept: $y = 2$;
2] $y = 0$ in your equation to find the x-intercept $x = - 1$.
Graphically:
graph{2x+2 [-10, 10, -5, 5]}