Q. 2 B4.6( 25 Votes )

Reduce the following equations into intercept form and find their intercepts on the axes.

4x – 3y = 6

Answer :

Equation of line in intercept form is given by, where ‘a’ and ‘b’ are intercepts on x axis and y – axis respectively.


Given equation is 4x – 3y = 6



Dividing both sides by 6, we get





The above equation is of the form, where a = 3/2, b = -2


Intercept on x – axis = 3/2


Intercept on y – axis = -2


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