How do you find the x and y intercept of #7y – x = - 12#?

1 Answer
Feb 3, 2017

Answer:

The x intercept is #y=-12/7# and the y intercept is #x=12#

Explanation:

You can find the x and y intercepts of any function by calculating what is the value of x when y=0 and the value of y when x=0, respectivey:

#y=0 -> 7*0-x=-12 -> x=12#

#x=0 -> 7y-0=-12 ->y=-12/7#