# What are the x-intercept and the y-intercept of the graph of #y=-1/2x-5#?

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Dec 15, 2016

#### Answer:

The y-intercept is

The x-intercept is

#### Explanation:

Because this equation is in slope-intercept form:

So for this problem the y-intercept is

To find the x-intercept we need to set