# How do you find the x intercept of 4x-3y=12?

Aug 31, 2016

$x = 3$

#### Explanation:

$x$- intercept of the equation $4 x - 3 y = 12$ can be found by plugging $y = 0$
So we get

$4 x - 3 \times 0 = 12$

or

$4 x - 0 = 12$

or

$4 x = 12$

or

$x = \frac{12}{4}$

or

$x = 3$