# How do you find the x and y intercepts for #2x - 2y + 5 = 0#?

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Jun 12, 2018

Intercepts such that:

#### Explanation:

The y intercept will occur when

The x intercept occurs when

Jun 12, 2018

#### Explanation:

#"to find the intercepts, that is where the graph crosses"#

#"the x and y axes"#

#• " let x = 0, in the equation for y-intercept"#

#• " let y = 0, in the equation for x-intercept"#

#x=0rArr-2y=-5rArry=5/2larrcolor(red)"y-intercept"#

#y=0rArr2x=-5rArrx=-5/2larrcolor(red)"x-intercept"#