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Algebra Help... I don't want the answers I want help getting it.
Determine the xintercept and yintercept of 3x  6y = 12.
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Algebra Help... I don't want the answers I want help getting it. Determine the xintercept and yintercept of 3x  6y = 12.
 one year ago
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Rachel98Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
So to if you wanted to find the x intercept, then y would have to equal zero, so it would be like  6(0). Then all you do is solve for x. Same as y. Does that make sense?
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ChicaAmbitioBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
A little ... So the 6 is the x ? and the 0 is the y...
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Rachel98Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
No, the values are x and y, y has to be put at zero to solve for x. so you would have 3x  6(0) = 12, then you know that  6(0) = 0, so all you have is 3x = 12, then you have to solve for x to find out what the x intercept is.
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ChicaAmbitioBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
So the answer is I wrote it on my paper and got this (4, 0) and (0, 2) Does that sound Accreate?
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Rachel98Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
Yes that looks correct.
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ChicaAmbitioBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
That you !! Your great @Rachel98
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