Ask your own question, for FREE!
Mathematics OpenStudy (anonymous):

need to find intercepts and graph 3x+y=6 OpenStudy (anonymous):

To find the intercept form, arrange the equation to match the general form $y = \text{a}\: x + \text{b}$ OpenStudy (anonymous):

to get the x-intercept, set the variable y to 0. to get the y-intercept, set the variable x to 0. when you have the intercepts, plot the coordinates. OpenStudy (anonymous):

first perform it as normal function you got used to. we will get y=6-3x when function can intersect y-axes? when x is set to 0. therefore you have to plug in x=0 in original function/ you will get :6-3*0=6. So when x=0 y=6 and at this point your graph intersects y-axes. Now graph will intersect x-axes when y is set to 0. therefore we will get: 6-3x=0. Solve this equation. -3x=-6 x=2 so point where your graph has intersection with x-axes is (2:0) OpenStudy (anonymous):

Here is the graph of the function $y=-3x+6$ or $y=6-3x$ which ever you prefer

Can't find your answer? Make a FREE account and ask your own questions, OR help others and earn volunteer hours!

Join our real-time social learning platform and learn together with your friends!
Latest Questions Astrid1: Time to leak pictures if it'll let me
15 minutes ago 69 Replies 4 Medals karremat: i have a question
1 hour ago 54 Replies 2 Medals D4nniii: how do i work this out
18 hours ago 5 Replies 6 Medals avasargent25: Solve the following system of equations: u22122x + y = 1 u22124x + y = u22121
18 hours ago 5 Replies 2 Medals victoriag: question in the comments
19 hours ago 5 Replies 5 Medals Princesita143: Jeremiah is working on a model bridge he needs to create triangular components an
21 hours ago 3 Replies 5 Medals Gabbsmiles0: Help me
1 day ago 24 Replies 7 Medals kaibeth: Where are ribosomes made? https://us-static.z-dn.net/files/d8c/fae87da0aa472c2e57ee80a7991297cf.
1 day ago 9 Replies 3 Medals victoriag: HELP ME
1 day ago 24 Replies 2 Medals TheRealExuse: Solve for x: 5x + 15 = 28
1 day ago 5 Replies 3 Medals
Can't find your answer? Make a FREE account and ask your own questions, OR help others and earn volunteer hours!

Join our real-time social learning platform and learn together with your friends!