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

##### 1 Answer

Mar 14, 2018

#### Answer:

X-intercept

Y-intercept

#### Explanation:

The X-intercept is the value of

Evaluating

Similarly, the Y-intercept is the value of

Evaluating

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Some instructors prefer that these values be specified as coordinates.

In this case:

X-intercept is at

and

Y-intercept is at