Results 1 to 3 of 3

Math Help - x and y intercept

  1. #1
    Newbie
    Joined
    Jun 2008
    Posts
    21

    x and y intercept

    part a) show how c and d are the x and y intercepts of the line x/c+ y/d =1




    part b) show how the x and y intercept are related in the line x/c + y/d= 2


    please show steps
    Follow Math Help Forum on Facebook and Google+

  2. #2
    is up to his old tricks again! Jhevon's Avatar
    Joined
    Feb 2007
    From
    New York, USA
    Posts
    11,663
    Thanks
    3
    Quote Originally Posted by cruxkitty View Post
    part a) show how c and d are the x and y intercepts of the line x/c+ y/d =1




    part b) show how the x and y intercept are related in the line x/c + y/d= 2


    please show steps
    how about we give you a hint and you show the steps

    to find the x-intercept, set y to 0 and solve for x

    to find the y-intercept, set x to 0 and solve for y
    Follow Math Help Forum on Facebook and Google+

  3. #3
    Newbie
    Joined
    Jun 2008
    Posts
    21
    thats it really? thanks a lot i did that but i wasnt sure if it was right
    Follow Math Help Forum on Facebook and Google+

Similar Math Help Forum Discussions

  1. intercept
    Posted in the Calculus Forum
    Replies: 7
    Last Post: June 11th 2011, 02:43 PM
  2. cut the y intercept
    Posted in the Algebra Forum
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: December 10th 2009, 02:14 PM
  3. intercept
    Posted in the Calculus Forum
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: July 14th 2009, 02:24 PM
  4. intercept help
    Posted in the Math Topics Forum
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: February 14th 2009, 05:32 AM
  5. x & y intercept
    Posted in the Pre-Calculus Forum
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: March 23rd 2007, 03:06 PM

Search Tags


/mathhelpforum @mathhelpforum