# SOLUTION: Determine the x- and y-intercepts (if any) of the given equation -4x - 36y = -36

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Radicals Question 230468: Determine the x- and y-intercepts (if any) of the given equation -4x - 36y = -36Answer by checkley77(12569)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!-4x - 36y = -36 Setting x=0 we find the y intercept. -4*0-36y=-36 y=-36/-36 y=1 or (0,1) is the y intercept. Setting y=0 we find the x intercept. -4x-36*0=-36 x=-36/-4 x=9 or (9,0) is the x intercept. Proof: -36y=4x-36 y=4x/-36-36/-36 y=-x/9+1 (graph 300x200 pixels, x from -6 to 10, y from -10 to 10, -x/9 +1).