Algebra 2 Common Core

Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 0133186024
ISBN 13: 978-0-13318-602-4

Chapter 2 - Functions, Equations, and Graphs - 2-3 Linear Functions and Slope-Intercept Form - Lesson Check: 5

Answer

A y-intercept is a point on a graph where a function crosses the y-axis. A y-intercept differs from an x-intercept because of where they cross. An x-intercept will cross the x-axis or the horizontal axis. A y-intercept will cross the y-axis or the vertical axis.

Work Step by Step

A y-intercept is a point on a graph where a function crosses the y-axis. A y-intercept differs from an x-intercept because of where they cross. An x-intercept will cross the x-axis or the horizontal axis. A y-intercept will cross the y-axis or the vertical axis.
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