Write as an equation.

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

Solve the equation.

Rewrite the equation as .

Factor the left side of the equation.

Factor out of .

Factor out of .

Factor out of .

Factor out of .

Factor out of .

Factor out of .

Factor out of .

Factor out of .

Factor out the greatest common factor from each group.

Group the first two terms and the last two terms.

Factor out the greatest common factor (GCF) from each group.

Factor the polynomial by factoring out the greatest common factor, .

Rewrite as .

Factor.

Factor.

Since both terms are perfect squares, factor using the difference of squares formula, where and .

Remove unnecessary parentheses.

Remove unnecessary parentheses.

Divide each term by and simplify.

Divide each term in by .

Simplify .

Cancel the common factor of .

Cancel the common factor.

Divide by .

Expand using the FOIL Method.

Apply the distributive property.

Apply the distributive property.

Apply the distributive property.

Simplify and combine like terms.

Simplify each term.

Multiply by .

Multiply by .

Multiply by .

Add and .

Expand by multiplying each term in the first expression by each term in the second expression.

Simplify terms.

Simplify each term.

Multiply by by adding the exponents.

Multiply by .

Raise to the power of .

Use the power rule to combine exponents.

Add and .

Move to the left of .

Rewrite as .

Multiply by by adding the exponents.

Move .

Multiply by .

Multiply by .

Multiply by .

Simplify by adding terms.

Add and .

Add and .

Divide by .

Factor the left side of the equation.

Factor out the greatest common factor from each group.

Group the first two terms and the last two terms.

Factor out the greatest common factor (GCF) from each group.

Factor the polynomial by factoring out the greatest common factor, .

Rewrite as .

Factor.

Since both terms are perfect squares, factor using the difference of squares formula, where and .

Remove unnecessary parentheses.

If any individual factor on the left side of the equation is equal to , the entire expression will be equal to .

Set the first factor equal to and solve.

Set the first factor equal to .

Subtract from both sides of the equation.

Set the next factor equal to and solve.

Set the next factor equal to .

Subtract from both sides of the equation.

Set the next factor equal to and solve.

Set the next factor equal to .

Add to both sides of the equation.

The final solution is all the values that make true.

x-intercept(s) in point form.

x-intercept(s):

x-intercept(s):

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

Solve the equation.

Remove parentheses.

Simplify .

Simplify each term.

Raising to any positive power yields .

Multiply by .

Raising to any positive power yields .

Multiply by .

Multiply by .

Simplify by adding zeros.

Add and .

Add and .

Subtract from .

y-intercept(s) in point form.

y-intercept(s):

y-intercept(s):

List the intersections.

x-intercept(s):

y-intercept(s):

Find the X and Y Intercepts 2x^3+4x^2-2x-4