# How do you graph using slope and intercept of x-2y=8?

May 17, 2018

By arranging the equation

#### Explanation:

$x - 8 = 2 y$

or

$y = \frac{x}{2} - 4$

This is your function. If x is 0, then $y = - 4$
If x is 2, your function $y = - 3$

The graph is provided below.

graph{(x/2)-4 [-5.42, 14.58, -5.88, 4.12]}