# What is the y-intercept of the line given by the equation y = 6x + 8?

Aug 10, 2016

$y$-intercept is $y = 8$

#### Explanation:

$y = 6 x + 8$
$y$-intercept is when $x = 0$
or
$y = 6 \times 0 + 8$
or
$y = 8$