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