   Chapter P.1, Problem 1E

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Section
Textbook Problem

Finding Intercepts Describe how to find the x- and y-intercepts of the graph of an equation.

To determine

How to find the x - and y -intercepts of the graph of an equation.

Explanation

First, consider the graph of the equation.

In order to find the x -intercepts of the graph of an equation, suppose y to be 0 and then solve the equation for x. The point of the type (a,0) is x -intercept where a is any real number

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