# How do you find the intercepts of 5x - 3y = 15?

putting $x = 0$ we get y - intercept ie. $5 \times 0 - 3 y = 15 \implies y = - 5$
putting $y = 0$ we get x - intercept ie. $5 x - 3 \times 0 = 15 \implies x = 3$