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A line has a slope of $m,$ and its $y$-intercept is $(0,b)$. If $m = 8$ and $b = 14,$ then what is the $x$-intercept of the line?

 Jan 16, 2024
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Points are  (0,14)  and (x , 0)

 

slope =  ( 14 - 0 )  / ( 0 - x)  = 8

 

14 / -x = 8

 

-x = 14/8  = -7/4   = x intercept

 

 

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 Jan 16, 2024

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