# How do you graph using the intercepts for  x-y=36?

Nov 1, 2015

You set $x = 0 \mathmr{and} y = 0$ in turns
$x = 0 \mathmr{and} y$-intercept
$0 - y = 36 \to y = - 36 \to \left(0 , - 36\right)$
$y = 0 \mathmr{and} x$-intercept
$x - 0 = 36 \to x = 36 \to \left(36 , 0\right)$