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  • one year ago

The equation of a line is -6x-2y=-18. What is the x-intercept of the line?

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  1. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    -3 9 -9 3

  2. Vocaloid
    • one year ago
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    when y = 0, what does x = ?

  3. anonymous
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    0?

  4. Vocaloid
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    look at your equation

  5. Vocaloid
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    set y = 0 and calculate x

  6. Vocaloid
    • one year ago
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    -6x - 2(0) = -18 x = __?

  7. anonymous
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    I dont know..

  8. Vocaloid
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    -2*0 = 0 -6x = -18 x = ?

  9. anonymous
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    -9?

  10. Vocaloid
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    check your math again... divide both sides by -6

  11. anonymous
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    It not going to be negative right?

  12. Vocaloid
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    nope, it'll be positive

  13. Vocaloid
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    (-18)/(-6)=?

  14. anonymous
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    3?

  15. Vocaloid
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    good, that's our answer

  16. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Wait, I was actually right? wow.

  17. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Thank you

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