# How to find y-intercept given y= - 6/5x + 6?

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Mar 22, 2018

#### Explanation:

What is the y-intercept? It is the point the line meets on the y-axis.

So on the y-axis, the value of

This gives the point on the y axis that the line "intercepts". That's why its called the y intercept. You can use that statement as an easy way to remember

So if we put

Hence the y intercept of this line is 6.