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8-18.
  1. For each rule represented below, state the x- and y-intercepts, if possible. Homework Help ✎

    1. x

      −5

      −4

      −3

      −2

      −1

      0

      1

      2

      y

      8

      4

      0

      −4

      0

      2

      0

      −4

    2. 5x − 2y = 40

The x-intercept is where y = 0.
The y-intercept is where x = 0.

Look for the zeros in the table.

The y-intercept is (0, y) and the x-intercept is (x, 0).