# How do you find the x and y intercept of #y = 3x – 8#?

##### 1 Answer

Feb 27, 2017

#### Answer:

Solution provided in extreme detail.

#### Explanation:

Consider the standardised format of

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The x-intercept is when y = 0 because that is the value of y where the x-axis crosses it

Set y = 0 giving:

Add

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Divide both sides by

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