Intermediate Algebra for College Students (7th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0-13417-894-7
ISBN 13: 978-0-13417-894-3

Chapter 2 - Section 2.4 - Linear Functions and Slope - Exercise Set - Page 151: 11



Work Step by Step

Intercepts (set x=0, find the y; set y=0, find the x: $\left[\begin{array}{lll} x=0, & & y=0\\ 2(0)=3y-6 & & 2x=3(0)+6 \\ 6=3y & & 2x=6\\ y=2 & & x=3\\ (0,2) & & (3,0) \end{array}\right] $ Checkpoint (select any x, find the accompanying y): $\left[\begin{array}{l} x=6\\ 2(6)=3y+6 \\ 6=3y\\ y=2\\ (6,2) \end{array}\right]$ Plot the points and a line that passes through them
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