Tuesday

September 2, 2014

September 2, 2014

Posted by **Sharday** on Tuesday, November 1, 2011 at 2:59am.

Then graph the equation and use the graph to determine the value of Bob’s coin collection if it is 9 years old.

Please show all of your work.

- algebra -
**Jai**, Tuesday, November 1, 2011 at 5:12amv = (1/3)t + 12

to plot this, the easiest way (for me) is to get the x- and y-intercept (in this case, the x-axis = t-axis, and y-axis = v-axis).

to get t-intercept, we let v = 0 and solve for t:

v = (1/3)t + 12

0 = (1/3)t + 12

-(1/3)t = 12

t = -36

thus t-intercept is at (-36, 0)

to get v-intercept, we let t = 0 and solve for v:

v = (1/3)t + 12

v = 12

thus v-intercept is at (0, 12).

to plot, locate these points. connect them, and extend on both ends. you must plot this accurately since you need to find the value of v at t = 9.

hope this helps~ :)

**Answer this Question**

**Related Questions**

Liinear equations - Write the equation for this situation the value,V in ...

algebra - Write the equation for this situation: the value, v, in hundreds of ...

pre-algebra - Write the equation of this situation: the value,v, in hundreds of...

math - A study was conducted to investigate the relationship between the resale ...

math - A study was conducted to investigate the relationship between the resale ...

Math, rates - Which rates are equivalent? 6 U.S. dollars = 18 U.S. dollars 8 ...

algebra - Mr. Hundley has a big collection of silver dollars and 50-cent pieces...

math - Jose invests 3250 dollars at 6% interest compounded annually. What will ...

Algebra - What is the equation for this situation. the cost c, in dollars of a ...

MATH - Please help me solve this problem. My grandfather has a big collection ...