Posted by Carmen on Sunday, May 16, 2010 at 6:21pm.
State whether the equation represents a linear, quadratic, or exponential function.
x^2 + 6 = 8 x

Algebra  Reiny, Sunday, May 16, 2010 at 6:28pm
a quadratic has as its highest power a square term such as x^2
a linear equation has no exponents on the x's and y's
an exponential function has a variable in the exponent.
which pattern fits ? 
Algebra  Carmen, Sunday, May 16, 2010 at 6:45pm
Quadratic?

Algebra  Reiny, Sunday, May 16, 2010 at 6:53pm
correct