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The x-intercept is x = 1, and the y-intercept is y = 3.
Find the intercepts for the following graph.
The x-intercept is x = 2. Since the graph never hits the y-axis, the y-intercept does not exist.
Draw the graph of the linear equation with y-intercept 2 and no x-intercept. Clearly, the x-axis would have a higher quarterback rating in this scenario. There we go, back to the football.
First we draw the intercept:
For a line to go through this point and never hit the x-axis, the line must be horizontal, and therefore parallel to the x-axis. Remember how parallel lines never touch each other? It's not just because they're intense germophobes either.