# How do you graph #x – 2y = 6# by plotting points?

##### 1 Answer

Jun 7, 2016

Choose two values for

#### Explanation:

First of all, you need to note that you have the equation of a line. In fact, a line is the only function you can plot knowing only two of its points (you simply need to connect them!)

So, we need two points which surely lie on the line.

To do so, we express the

So let's choose, for example,

Similarly, if

Now, simply draw the points