The intercepts on the coordinate axes of the straight line with the given equation displaystyle{4}{x}-{3}{y}={12}.

Marvin Mccormick 2021-02-25 Answered
The intercepts on the coordinate axes of the straight line with the given equation 4x3y=12.
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Faiza Fuller
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Concept used:
If a straight line passes through the points (a, 0) (on the x-axis) and (0, b) (on the y-axis), we say that the x-intercept is a and the y-intercept is
b.
The x -intercept is found by setting y=0 and solving for a, similarly, the y-intercept is found by setting x=0 and solving for b.
Calculation:
For the given equation 4x3y=12
y=04x=12xintercept=3,
x=03y=12yintercept=4
Conclusion:
For the given line, xintercept=3andyintercept=4

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