# math

posted by Susan

I'm a little confused about the different kinds of equations - what is the difference between exponential and quadratic, and exponential, quadratic, and linear?

1. Anonymous

surely your algebra text explains this.

and google will provide lots of references

much more complete than we can provide in a short post here.

2. Susan

I have looked on Google, I find them more scientific, I was looking for more "lay person" explanations and examples please.

3. Ms. Sue

Try these sites. I often find good easy-to-understand explanations by searching for the subject - and adding the word "kids".

https://www.google.com/search?source=hp&ei=AbEEWtoXw6aPBOzZnKgI&q=different+kinds+of+equations+kids&oq=different+kinds+of+equations+kids&gs_l=psy-ab.3...3235.6475.0.6753.6.6.0.0.0.0.121.615.3j3.6.0....0...1.1.64.psy-ab..0.4.411...0j0i22i30k1j0i22i10i30k1j33i160k1j33i22i29i30k1.0.OvUU4eOBuj0

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