Algebra
posted by sherry on .
Find the x and y intercepts and graph the equation plotting the intercepts.Show work...5x+8y=40

xintercept is where y=0:
5x + 0 = 40
x=8
xintercept is (8,0)
similarly for yintercept, where x=0:
0+8y = 40
y=5
yintercept is (0,5)