Write as an equation.

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

Solve the equation.

Remove parentheses.

Simplify .

Simplify each term.

Rewrite as .

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 .

Move to the left of .

Multiply by .

Subtract from .

Apply the distributive property.

Simplify.

Multiply by .

Multiply by .

Subtract from .

Graph each side of the equation. The solution is the x-value of the point of intersection.

No solution

No solution

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

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.

Subtract from .

Raise to the power of .

Multiply by .

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 -(x-2)^2-4