# How do you find the x and y intercepts for #y=3x-2#?

##### 2 Answers

#### Explanation:

Add two to both sides.

to

Next, instead of

Then, multiply

Subtract

to

Subtract

to

Divide both sides by

to

Go back to the original equation. Replace

to

Add

to

Divide both sides by

to

Hope that helped! : )

The x-intercept is

The y-intercept is

#### Explanation:

Given:

**X-intercept:** value of

Substitute

Add

Divide both sides by

The x-intercept is

**Y-intercept:** value of

where:

Therefore, the y-intercept is

You can also substitute

The y-intercept is

graph{y=3x-2 [-10, 10, -5, 5]}