# How to find the y-intercept given 5x – 7y = 105?

Apr 3, 2018

#### Answer:

$5 \left(0\right) - 7 y = 105$
$- 7 y = 105$
$y = - 15$
Intercept is (0, -15)

#### Explanation:

The y-intercept is always the point where x = 0. Therefore, one should substitute x = 0.