# What are the intercepts for y=x^2+8x+1?

Jul 5, 2018

$\text{Intercept} = 1$

#### Explanation:

$y = {x}^{2} + 8 x + 1$

$y = \left(x + 8\right) x + 1$

Recall;

$y = m x + c$

Where;

$c = \text{intercept}$

Comparing both equations;

$c = 1$

Therefore the intercept is $1$