# Find the x- and y-intercepts of the equation. -5x+8y=80

preprekomW 2020-10-27 Answered
Find the x- and y-intercepts of the equation.
$-5x+8y=80$
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liingliing8
Answered 2020-10-28 Author has 95 answers
For x-intercept
Put $y=0$
$-5x+8\left(0\right)=80$
$-5x=80$
$x=-\frac{80}{5}$
$x=-16$
x-intercept $\left(x,y\right)=\left(-16,0\right)$
For y-intercept
Put $x=0$
$-5\left(0\right)+8y=80$
$8y=80$
$y=\frac{80}{8}$
$y=10$
y-intercept $\left(x,y\right)=\left(0,10\right)$
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