# What is the x-intercept of y=8(x-6)+7?

Mar 14, 2018

That would be $\frac{41}{8}$

#### Explanation:

$y = 8 \left(x - 6\right) + 7$

Rewrite $y = 8 x - 48 + 7$

Set the $y$ to $0$ since you need the interception on the X-axis

$0 = 8 x - 41$

$41 = 8 x$

$x = \frac{41}{8}$