# What is the y intercept of the line #x-y=12 #?

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Jun 1, 2018

#### Explanation:

Put it in slope intercept form:

So the y-intercept is

graph{x-12 [-16.79, 23.21, -17, 3]}

Jun 1, 2018

The point for the y-intercept is

#### Explanation:

Given:

This equation is the standard form for a linear equation:

The y-intercept is the value of

Substitute

Divide both sides by

The point for the y-intercept is

graph{x-y=12 [-16.23, 15.8, -14.85, 1.17]}