R REGINA New member Joined Sep 27, 2006 Messages 6 Sep 27, 2006 #1 The graph of 4x - 5y = 50 in the standard (x, y) coordinate plane intersects the y-axis at what point?

The graph of 4x - 5y = 50 in the standard (x, y) coordinate plane intersects the y-axis at what point?

M Mrspi Senior Member Joined Dec 17, 2005 Messages 2,128 Sep 27, 2006 #2 Re: GRAPH REGINA said: The graph of 4x-5y=50 in the standard (x,y) coordinate plane intersects the y axis at what point? Click to expand... Since every point on the y-axis has an x-coordinate of 0, you can find the y-intercept by replacing x with 0: 4(0) - 5y = 50 Solve for y.......

Re: GRAPH REGINA said: The graph of 4x-5y=50 in the standard (x,y) coordinate plane intersects the y axis at what point? Click to expand... Since every point on the y-axis has an x-coordinate of 0, you can find the y-intercept by replacing x with 0: 4(0) - 5y = 50 Solve for y.......