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MAT0028 Additional resources - Oliver: Graphing using x and y intercepts

A collection of videos and handouts that students may find helpful

Graphing using the x and y intercepts

  • This video defines the x and y intercepts, and shows how to graph a "linear equation" using the x and y intercepts of the equation.

      
    • The x-intercept of a linear equation is where the line (..representing the equation), "intercepts  ...or crosses" the x-axis.  
       
    • The y-intercept of a linear equation is where the line (..representing the equation), "intercepts ...or crosses" the y-axis
          

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