# How do you find the x and y intercepts and slope if they exist and graph the line -2x + 7y = 14?

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Jun 20, 2018

The x intercept is where

For the slope and y intercept we write

Jun 20, 2018

#### Explanation:

To find the intercepts, set one of the coordinates to zero and solve for the other:

So, the

So, the

To find the slope, it is convenient to write the equation in the form

once this is done, the slope will be

and finally divide both sides by

So, the slope is