# Find the X and Y Intercepts y+5=2(x+1)

Find the x-intercepts.
To find the x-intercept(s), substitute in for and solve for .
Solve the equation.
Rewrite the equation as .
Divide each term by and simplify.
Divide each term in by .
Cancel the common factor of .
Cancel the common factor.
Divide by .
Move all terms not containing to the right side of the equation.
Subtract from both sides of the equation.
To write as a fraction with a common denominator, multiply by .
Combine and .
Combine the numerators over the common denominator.
Simplify the numerator.
Multiply by .
Subtract from .
x-intercept(s) in point form.
x-intercept(s):
x-intercept(s):
Find the y-intercepts.
To find the y-intercept(s), substitute in for and solve for .
Solve the equation.
Simplify .
Multiply by .
Move all terms not containing to the right side of the equation.
Subtract from both sides of the equation.
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 y+5=2(x+1)