I hope that people learn how to find and graph x and y intercepts after looking at my packet.
In my packet, I give definitions necessary for understanding this chapter. I also give examples of how to solve an equation for finding x and y intercepts and how to graph them.
I also included a game that would help the viewer understand this lesson more.
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Learn about the vocabulary terms that are important to understanding this lesson!
x-intercept: the point where the line crosses the x-axis
y-intercept: the point where the line crosses the y-axis
To find the x-intercept, find the value of x when y=0 in an equation. (Substitute 0 for y)
To find the y-intercept, find the value of y when x=0 in an equation. (Substitute 0 for x)
Find the x-intercept and the y-intercept of the graph 3x+5y=30
Graph the equation 2x+4y=12