# How do you find the y intercept for 8x + 4y = 24?

##### 1 Answer

#### Explanation:

The y intercept is the value of the function when the curve intercepts the y-axis, or, in other terms,

While we're more used to dealing with lines in the form of

Substitute

Isolate

And there you go, the y intercept is

Or, you can put in an easy to recognize way we're more used to, isolate y without substituting the x, to make the function more traditional, i.e.: in the form of

We know