# Intermediate Geometry : How to find x or y intercept

## Example Questions

### Example Question #1541 : Intermediate Geometry

Find the y-intercept of the line .

Explanation:

Recall that at the y-intercept, the line crosses the y-axis. This means that at the y-intercept, the value of the x-coordinate is .

Plug in  for  into the equation to find the y-intercept.

The y-intercept for this line is .

### Example Question #41 : How To Find X Or Y Intercept

Find the y-intercept of the line .

Explanation:

Recall that at the y-intercept, the line crosses the y-axis. This means that at the y-intercept, the value of the x-coordinate is .

Plug in  for  into the equation to find the y-intercept.

The y-intercept for this line is .

### Example Question #41 : How To Find X Or Y Intercept

Find the y-intercept of the line .

Explanation:

Recall that at the y-intercept, the line crosses the y-axis. This means that at the y-intercept, the value of the x-coordinate is .

Plug in  for  into the equation to find the y-intercept.

The y-intercept for this line is .

### Example Question #42 : How To Find X Or Y Intercept

Find the y-intercept for the line .

Explanation:

Recall that at the y-intercept, the line crosses the y-axis. This means that at the y-intercept, the value of the x-coordinate is .

Plug in  for  into the equation to find the y-intercept.

The y-intercept for this line is .

### Example Question #43 : How To Find X Or Y Intercept

Find the y-intercept of the line .

Explanation:

Recall that at the y-intercept, the line crosses the y-axis. This means that at the y-intercept, the value of the x-coordinate is .

Plug in  for  into the equation to find the y-intercept.

The y-intercept for this line is .

### Example Question #44 : How To Find X Or Y Intercept

Find the x-intercept of the line .

Explanation:

Recall that an x-intercept occurs when the line crosses the x-axis. Thus, the y-coordinate of the x-intercept must be .

Plug in  for the y-value.

The x-intercept is located at .

### Example Question #45 : How To Find X Or Y Intercept

Find the x-intercept of the line .

Explanation:

Recall that an x-intercept occurs when the line crosses the x-axis. Thus, the y-coordinate of the x-intercept must be .

Plug in  for the y-value.

The x-intercept is located at .

### Example Question #48 : X And Y Intercept

Find the x-intercept of the line .

Explanation:

Recall that an x-intercept occurs when the line crosses the x-axis. Thus, the y-coordinate of the x-intercept must be .

Plug in  for the y-value.

The x-intercept is located at .

### Example Question #46 : How To Find X Or Y Intercept

Find the x-intercept of the line .

Explanation:

Recall that an x-intercept occurs when the line crosses the x-axis. Thus, the y-coordinate of the x-intercept must be .

Plug in  for the y-value.

The x-intercept is located at .

### Example Question #47 : How To Find X Or Y Intercept

Find the x-intercept of the line .