# How do you find the x and y intercepts for #5x -2y -6 =0#?

##### 1 Answer

Mar 30, 2016

#### Answer:

x-intercept

y-intercept

#### Explanation:

The way to find intercepts is simple. All we need to do is first set one variable to zero. Let say we start with

Let us do it.

Set

Now, Set

Kindly see the graph of

We can see that the line intersects with the axes at

graph{5x-2y-6=0[-20,20,-10,10]}

God bless....I hope the explanation is useful.