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Posted by **Help** on Wednesday, March 13, 2013 at 11:53pm.

Part A: Write a linear function to model the relationship between the gallons of water consumed and the temperature

Part B: Explain the meaning of the slope in the context of the problem.

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**Dr. Jane**, Thursday, March 14, 2013 at 10:05am(90, 220) and (76, 178)

You have two points, so you can write an equation of a straight line in the form or y = mx + b

First find the slope: m =(220-178)/(90-76)

Once you have the slope. Use it and one of the points to find the equation of the line.

To interpret the slope the numerator represents the gallons of water/per degree.

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**zapalamak**, Monday, April 1, 2013 at 7:49pm78 euros

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**lau**, Monday, April 22, 2013 at 6:11pm42

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**Anonymous**, Sunday, August 17, 2014 at 12:48pm142

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