Got Homework?
Connect with other students for help. It's a free community.
Here's the question you clicked on:
 0 viewing

This Question is Closed

hartnn Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
To get xintercept put y=0 in the equation to get yintercept put x=0 in the equation
 one year ago

Khandi Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
can you help me do it and explain each step
 one year ago

hartnn Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
4y8=2x FOR xINTERCEPT, PUT y=0 in that, what u get ?
 one year ago

Khandi Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
dw:1352781110121:dw that is what i got
 one year ago

tkhunny Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
1.) 4y8=2x Add 8 4y = 8 + 2x Subtract 2x 4y  2x = 8 Divide by 8 \[\frac{y}{2} + \frac{x}{4} = 1\] This is called the "Intercept Form". The answers are staring at you.
 one year ago

hartnn Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
8=2x so x= 8/2 = ?
 one year ago

tkhunny Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
You have it. Now the other?
 one year ago

hartnn Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
that is correct.
 one year ago

tkhunny Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Okay, now start with x = 0 and find the yintercept.
 one year ago

hartnn Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
4y8=0 4y=8 y=?
 one year ago

tkhunny Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Now go take a look at that Intercept Form and see if anything looks interesting  particularly the denominators.
 one year ago

hartnn Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
thats correct. any more doubts ?
 one year ago
See more questions >>>
Your question is ready. Sign up for free to start getting answers.
spraguer
(Moderator)
5
→ View Detailed Profile
is replying to Can someone tell me what button the professor is hitting...
23
 Teamwork 19 Teammate
 Problem Solving 19 Hero
 Engagement 19 Mad Hatter
 You have blocked this person.
 ✔ You're a fan Checking fan status...
Thanks for being so helpful in mathematics. If you are getting quality help, make sure you spread the word about OpenStudy.