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Finding Intercepts
Part of the solving process for these problems involves finding x or y-intercepts of lines. Other steps are required as well.

Related Resources
Interactive resources from our Math Tools project:
   Algebra: Linear Equations
The closest match in our Ask Dr. Math archives:
   High School: Linear Equations
NCTM Standards:
   Algebra Standard for Grades 9-12

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A Tale of Two Intercepts - Terry Trotter
Algebra, difficulty level 3. Find the distance between two y-intercepts. ... more>>

A Triangle's Area - Canadian Open Math Challenge 1999 via Tim Lang
Algebra, difficulty level 3. Find the "b" values of two lines needed to form two congruent triangles of a given area. ... more>>

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