# `5x + 3y = 15` Find the x-intercept and the y intercept of the graph of each equation. Then Graph the equation

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Wiggin42 | Student

The x-intercept is the x coordinate when y = 0:

5x + 3(0) = 15 --> x = 3 when y = 0.

The y intercept is the y coordinate when x = 0:

5(0) + 3y = 15 --> y = 5 when x = 0.

Draw these two points and draw a line connecting them: