Anonymous
Anonymous asked in Education & ReferenceHomework Help · 9 years ago

How do you find the x-intercept of a linear function? ?

2 Answers

Relevance
  • 9 years ago
    Favorite Answer

    x-intercept means the point where line cuts x axis ( y = 0)

    Ex: y = x - 1

    x-intercept <=> 0 = x - 1 --> x = 1

    Thus x-intercept point ( 1, 0)

    Similarly for y-intercept, let x = 0

  • 9 years ago

    SET THE Y VALUE TO ZERO AND SOLVE FOR X

    .

Still have questions? Get your answers by asking now.