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Why is the intercept important?

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Answered 2014-04-09 17:31:30

y= -5x^7/x^8 - 6

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What is important about the y intercept?

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A linear function does not have a y-intercept?

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Does a parabola have to have an x-intercept?

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Is it possible for a line to not have a x-intercept?

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