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Asked Dec 2, 2019
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Find the x- and y-intercepts of y
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Find the x- and y-intercepts of y 1. 2 Provide your answer below: y-intercept:(

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Step 1

Given an equation

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-2-1 %3- To Find: x and y intercept of the given equation

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An x-intercept is a point or points where the graph of the function crosses the x-axis. The rule to find the x-intercept of any function is to let y = 0 and solve for x. Similarly, the y intercept is any point where the graph of the function crosses the y-axis. To find the y-intercept, we put x= 0 and solve for y.

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For x-intercept, put y = 0, X 1 0 = 2 Add 1 on both sides, 01 11 2 1 = 2 Multiply both sides by -2 -2 1 (-2)) -2 x Thus, the x-intercept is -2

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