   Chapter 10.2, Problem 7E Elementary Geometry For College St...

7th Edition
Alexander + 2 others
ISBN: 9781337614085

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Chapter
Section Elementary Geometry For College St...

7th Edition
Alexander + 2 others
ISBN: 9781337614085
Textbook Problem

In Exercises 1 to 8, draw the graph of each equation. Name any intercepts. 1 2 x + y = 3

To determine

To draw:

The graph of the equation 12x+y=3 and name any intercepts.

Explanation

To draw a graph for a equation,

First we need to find the x-intercept and y-intercept.

For finding the x-intercept, make y as 0 and solve for x in the given equation.

For finding the y-intercept, make x as 0 and solve for y in the given equation.

Substitute x=0 in the given equation 12x+y=3,

0+y=3

On simplifying,

y=3

Thus the first point is 0, 3.

Substitute y=0 in the given equation 12x+y=3,

12x+0=3

Multiply both sides by 2,

212x=32

On simplifying,

x=6

Thus the second point is 6, 0

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