# Algebra Examples

To find the x-intercept, substitute in for and solve for .

Rewrite the equation as .

Divide both sides of the equation by . Dividing by any non-zero number is .

Set equal to and solve for .

Set the factor equal to .

Add to both sides of the equation.

The solution is the result of .

To find the y-intercept, substitute in for and solve for .

Remove the extra parentheses.

Simplify .

Subtract from .

Raise to the power of .

Multiply by .

These are the and intercepts of the equation .

x-intercept:

y-intercept: