# How do you find the x and y intercepts for #f(x) = -x^2 + 6x + 8#?

##### 1 Answer

#### Answer:

#### Explanation:

Given:

The use of the term

So

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Observe that

so we can write:

The x-intercept is at

Set

Thus for this condition

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When the equation is in form

You obtain this value by substituting