# What are the x-intercepts of #x²=y-6x-1#?

##### 1 Answer

Nov 10, 2015

#### Explanation:

To find x-intercepts, let y = 0.

Then

This is a quadratic equation and may be solved using the quadratic formula to get that

This is also apparent from the graph of the function :

graph{x^2+6x+1 [-16.02, 16.01, -8.01, 8.01]}