# Intermediate Geometry : How to find x or y intercept

## Example Questions

### Example Question #61 : How To Find X Or Y Intercept

Find the y-intercept of a line that has a slope of  and passes through the point .

Explanation:

Recall the point-slope form of the equation of a line that has a slope of  and passes through the point :

Plug in the given point and the given slope.

Rearrange the equation into slope-intercept form.

The y-intercept for this line is .

### Example Question #62 : How To Find X Or Y Intercept

Find the y-intercept of the line that has a slope of  and passes through the point .

Explanation:

Recall the point-slope form of the equation of a line that has a slope of  and passes through the point :

Plug in the given point and the given slope.

Rearrange the equation into slope-intercept form.

The y-intercept for this line is .

### Example Question #61 : How To Find X Or Y Intercept

Find the y-intercept of the line that passes through the point  and has a slope of .

Explanation:

Recall the point-slope form of the equation of a line that has a slope of  and passes through the point :

Plug in the given point and the given slope.

Rearrange the equation into slope-intercept form.

The y-intercept for this line is .

### Example Question #62 : How To Find X Or Y Intercept

Find the y-intercept of the line that has a slope of  and passes through the point .

Explanation:

Recall the point-slope form of the equation of a line that has a slope of  and passes through the point :

Plug in the given point and the given slope.

Rearrange the equation into slope-intercept form.

The y-intercept for this line is .

### Example Question #1571 : Intermediate Geometry

What is the y-intercept of the line with the equation ?

Explanation:

You should recognize that the given equation is in the point-slope form.

In order to find the y-intercept, rearrange the equation into slope-intercept form, .

Since, , the y-intercept must be located at

### Example Question #1572 : Intermediate Geometry

What is the y-intercept of a line with the equation ?

Explanation:

You should recognize that the given equation is in the point-slope form.

In order to find the y-intercept, rearrange the equation into slope-intercept form, .

Since, , the y-intercept must be located at

### Example Question #65 : How To Find X Or Y Intercept

What is the y-intercept of a line that has the equation ?

Explanation:

You should recognize that the given equation is in the point-slope form.

In order to find the y-intercept, rearrange the equation into slope-intercept form, .

Since, , the y-intercept must be located at

### Example Question #1573 : Intermediate Geometry

What is the y-intercept of the line with the equation ?

Explanation:

You should recognize that the given equation is in the point-slope form.

In order to find the y-intercept, rearrange the equation into slope-intercept form, .

Since, , the y-intercept must be located at

### Example Question #1574 : Intermediate Geometry

What is the y-intercept of a line that has the equation ?

Explanation:

You should recognize that the given equation is in the point-slope form.

In order to find the y-intercept, rearrange the equation into slope-intercept form, .

Since, , the y-intercept must be located at

### Example Question #1575 : Intermediate Geometry

What is the y-intercept of a line that has the equation ?