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Math Help - Finding x and y intercepts

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    Finding x and y intercepts

    If the curve is y = x^3-x^2-x+1

    What does it mean by finding the x and y intercepts and how do I do that???
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    It's the points where the function graph crosses the y-axis or x-axis. That is x=0 or y=0
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