Algebra 1

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which cannot be represented by a linear function?

A. The area of a square, given its side length

B. the price of fruit, given the weight of the fruit

C. The number of steps on a ladder, given the height

D. The number of inches,given the number of yards

I think it is C.

Thank you.

  • Algebra 1 -

    Yeah C is the answer!

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    Thank You.

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    Your welcome ^.^

  • Algebra 1 -

    NO !!!
    A = length^2
    quadratic, not linear

  • Algebra 1 -

    so A, area of square, is NOT linear in length of side

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