# State whether the equation represents a linear, quadratic, or exponential function

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### MATH

State whether each equation in Exercises 25–30 represents a linear, quadratic, or exponential function. Tell how you decided. 3x^2=5 *I believe this equation is a exponential function but, I'm not sure how to explain it.*

### Math

State whether the equation y=10^3x represents a linear, quadratic, or exponential function. Tell how you decided. I think it is exponential

### Math

State whether the equation y=10^3x represents a linear, quadratic, or exponential function. Tell how you decided. I think it is exponential, is this correct

### Algebra

State whether the equation represents a linear, quadratic, or exponential function. x^2 + 6 = -8 x

### Algebra

Can someone help me with this question. I thought it was quadratic but now I am not sure. State whether the equation represents a linear, quadratic, exponential function or none of the above. x^2+ 6 = -8 x

### Algebra

State whether each equation represents a linear, quadratic, or exponential function. Tell how you decided. 1. y = 9^3x + 4 2. 4x = 5 - y 3. y = 2x^2 + 23 – 14x

### Math

State whether the given equation represents a linear, quadratic, or exponential function. Tell how you decided. y = -8x2 + 4

### Math

State whether the given equation represents a linear, quadratic, or exponential function. Tell how you decided. y = -8x2 + 4

### MATH

State whether each equation in Exercises 25–30 represents a linear, quadratic, or exponential function. Tell how you decided. y=10^3x *This one I am very unsure about.*

### math

state whether the equation represents a linear, quadratic, exponential fuction or none of the above. 10x+7-y=0

### algebra

I have 3 questions in 1. State whether the equations 3x^2=5, y=10^3X, and y=2x=23-14x represent a linear, quadratic or exponential function and why? I am confused on this.

### Exponential Growth and Decay

Can somebody please check my answers? 1. Identify the initial amount a and the growth factor b in the exponential function. g(x)=14*2^x a)a=14, b=x b)a=14, b=2 <<<< c)a=28, b=1 d)a=28, b=x 2. Identify the initial amount a and the growth factor b in the exponential ...

### Math help and check

Which kind of function best models the set of data points (–1, 22), (0, 6), (1, –10), (2, –26), and (3, –42)? linear **** quadratic exponential none of the above 2. Which kind of function best models the set of data points (–3, 18), (–2, 6), (–1, 2), (0, 11), and...

### PreAlgebra

Identify in the following equation is quadratic or linear? y=10^3x According to what I understand this needs to be a quadratic equation, because it is in exponential form, and a linear equation does not use exponents am I right??

### math

Data were recorded for the demand and revenue of a given product. Find the linear regression line which represents the revenue function. Find the quadratic regression curve which represents the revenue function. Data Demand x Revenue y 1 0 100 2 4 139.2 3 8 176.8 4 12 212.8 5 ...

y = 2x^2 I am to decide if this is a linear, quadratic or exponential function. I chose that the above function is quadratic. Am I right?

### Algebra

Explain how you would determine whether the graph of y = x^4 represents an exponential function. What is an exponential function? Thank you! :-)

### math

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

### Algebra 1

Which kind of function best models the set of data points: -1,22 0,6 1,-10 2,-26 and 3,-42? linear quadratic exponential non e of the above my answer is linear

### Math

Determine whether each verbal description represents a linear function or not. Correct me if I'm wrong on any of these!! 1. Jova walks quickly for 25 minutes then she rests for 5 minutes before continuing on for another 10 minutes. (NOT A LINEAR FUNCTION) 2 A rock that is ...

### Math

Determine whether each verbal description represents a linear function or not. Correct me if I'm wrong on any of these!! 1. Jova walks quickly for 25 minutes then she rests for 5 minutes before continuing on for another 10 minutes. (NOT A LINEAR FUNCTION) 2 A rock that is ...

### Math

Determine whether each verbal description represents a linear function or not. Correct me if I'm wrong on any of these!! 1. Jova walks quickly for 25 minutes then she rests for 5 minutes before continuing on for another 10 minutes. (NOT A LINEAR FUNCTION) 2 A rock that is ...

### Algebra

Using the index of a series as the domain and the value of the series as the range, is a series a function? Include the following in your answer: Which one of the basic functions (linear, quadratic, rational, or exponential) is related to the arithmetic series? Which one of ...

### math 157

Is 3x^2=5 a linear, quadratic or exponential function? and how

### Math

Determine whether each verbal description represents a linear function or not. Correct me if I'm wrong on any of these!! 6.The price for x pounds of cheese at \$6.99 per pound (LINEAR FUNCTION) 7. A car accelerating on the highway to reach a speed of 62 mph then slowing down ...

### Math

Determine whether each verbal description represents a linear function or not. Correct me if I'm wrong on any of these!! 6.The price for x pounds of cheese at \$6.99 per pound (LINEAR FUNCTION) 7. A car accelerating on the highway to reach a speed of 62 mph then slowing down ...

### Math

Determine whether each verbal description represents a linear function or not. Correct me if I'm wrong on any of these!! 6.The price for x pounds of cheese at \$6.99 per pound (LINEAR FUNCTION) 7. A car accelerating on the highway to reach a speed of 62 mph then slowing down ...

### Algebra

Describe the differences between a linear function and an exponential function. my answer is Linear functions have a constant rate of change while an exponential function has a constant finite ratio.

### MATH

instrctions:graph each linear equation .tell whether it represents a function. 1.) x+y=4 HELP QUICK PLEEZE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

### Math

How can you tell by looking at a graph if it's a linear, quadratic or exponential function?

### algebra

Which best describes the following function? f(x)=2^3.5x-7 a. exponential b. linear c.cubic d. quadratic

### ALGEBRA

WHICH FUNCTION LINEAR EXPONENTIAL OR QUADRATIC BEST MODELS THIS DATA (-1,3),(1,3),(3,27),(5,75),(7,147)

### Math

WHICH KIND OF FUNCTION BEST MODELS DATA IN THE TABLE 0 -1,1 -0.5, 2 0, 3 0.5,4 1 I'm thinking quadratic because they are constant 0 1.7,1 6.8,2,27.2,3 108.8, 4 435.2 total confused here the x = 1 but the y's have no real sequence linear no quadratic no exponential don't think ...

### Precalculus / Statistics

I have a question about residual plots and regression equations. The data is: X Y 1 6.1 2 5.5 3 9.8 4 10.6 5 14.2 6 21.5 7 29.9 8 37.2 9 50.6 10 64 11 77.6 What function fits this data the best, between Exponential, Linear, Quadratic, and Power. Also how do you make residual ...

### college algebra

find a real-life application of a quadratic function. State the application, give the equation of the quadratic function, and state what the x and y in the application represent. Choose at least two values of x to input into your function and find the corresponding y for each...

### Algebra

Which kind of function best models the set of data points (–3, 18), (–2, 6), (–1, 2), (0, 11), and (1, 27)? • linear • quadratic • exponential • none of the above

### Math

Explain in a variety of ways how you can distinguish the exponential function f(x)=2^x from the quadratic function f(x)=x^2 and linear function f(x)=2x. (Hint: Compare the rate of change using finite differences in table of values; identify a constant ratio in the table of ...

### college geomrtry

What are the differences between linear and quadratic equations? How are these differences displayed in a graph? Write a brief scenario that can be modeled with a linear equation. Summarize a situation modeled by a quadratic equation. Are there equations that are neither ...

### Algebra2

Determine whether the function represents exponential growth or decay. Then find the y-intercept. y=4(5/6)^x

### Math

What are the differences between linear and quadratic equations? How are these differences displayed in a graph? Write a brief scenario that can be modeled with a linear equation. Summarize a situation modeled by a quadratic equation. Are there equations that are neither ...

### Math

Using the index of a series as the domain and the value of the series as the range, is a series a function? Include the following in your answer: Which one of the basic functions (linear, quadratic, rational, or exponential) is related to the arithmetic series? Which one of ...

### Algebra

You are going to write a fairy tale! Your story should include all of the standard elements of fairy tales. Begins “Once upon a time … ” Animals can act like humans. Involves magical items or helpers. Ends “ … happily ever after.” Your story must also fully cover ...

### math (Help)

Determine whether the equation defines y as a linear function of x. If so, write it in the form y = mx + b. 6x+√y-7=0 a. y=-6x-7 b. y=-6x+7 c. y=6x d. y is not a linear function of x

### Math Question

Determine whether the equation defines y as a linear function of x. If so, write it in the form y = mx + b. 6x-9y^2+8=0 a. y=6x+8 b. y=6/9x-8 c. y=6x-8 d. y=6/9x+8 e. y= y is not a linear function on x Thank you for your help.

### MATH

Determine whether the equation defines y as a linear function of x. If so, write it in the form y = mx + b. 6x-9y^2+8=0 a. y=6x+8 b. y=6/9x-8 c. y=6x-8 d. y=6/9x+8 e. y isn't a linear function on x. Thank you.

1.Give a linear function with its zero at x=a, what is the equation of the vertical asymptote of its reciprocal function? 2.Give a quadratic function with its zeros at x=a and x=b, what are the equations of the vertical asymptotes of its reciprocal function? 3.Once you know ...

### Algebra

Mary creates a table of values for a function and plots the points. She finds that the difference in the y values is the same. What kind of function did she graph? How can you tell if a graph is linear, quadratic, exponential or square root?

### Algebra

Which kind of function best models the data in the table? Use differences or ratios. x y 0 1.7 1 6.8 2 27.2 3 108.8 4 435.2 A.linear B.quadratic C.exponential D.none of the above I think it is C...?

### ALGEBRA

Can anyone give an example of a scenario that can be modeled with a linear equation and a quadratic equation?? If there are equations that are not linear or quadratic, can you explain???

### Algebra; HELP IMMEDIATELY

I don't understand the topic we're learning in math. /: Provide an explanation, steps on how you figured the answer out, and of course, the answer. Tell whether the abe represents an exponential function. If so, write a rule for the function. x: -2, -1, 0, 1, 2 y: 25, 5, 1, 1/...

I don't understand the topic we're learning in math. /: Provide an explanation, steps on how you figured the answer out, and of course, the answer. Tell whether the table represents an exponential function. If so, write a rule for the function. x: -2, -1, 0, 1, 2 y: 25, 5, 1, ...

### Algebra 1 (Reiny or Kuai)

1. Graph each equation. Tell whether the equation represents a function. a. y = (x - 2)^2 - 1 b. x + y = 6 c. y = |x| -3 d. y = x^2 + 1 How am I supposed to graph these? 2. For each function, determine whether the given points are on the graph. a. y = 7x - 2; (1, 5) and (2, 10)

### Algebra 1

it was a question from my quiz, I never got the function. the coordinates in the table were x=0,1,2,3 y=2,8,32,128. I had to state what kind it was, ex: quadratic, linear etc. and what the function was ex: y=3+5 or something. Do you have any idea what it could be?

### Algebra

What type of equation will best fit the data below? Linear Quadratic Exponential (I have a picture of a graph is there a way I can show it too get help?)

### math

a) A linear function f(t)=b + mt has a slope of -4 and vertical intercept of 20. Find its equation. b) An exponential function g(t)=Ca^t has a decay factor of 1/4 and an initial value of 20. Find its equation. Plot both functions

### algebra

Determine whether the following relation represents a function. If the relation is a function then state domain and range? {(-1,-6),(2,-6),(3,-6),(4,-6)} Does the given relation represents a function? What is domain?

### Math

Is this a quadratic or linear function? Identify the quadratic,linear, and constant terms 3(x-2)^2+12x

### Math

state whether each relation y=f(x) describes a quadratic function or not

### Math

state whether each relation y=f(x) describes a quadratic function or not y=3-x^2

### math

Does 3x^2=5 represent a linear equation or a quadratic equation? Does y=10^2 represent a linear or quadratic equation? does y=2x=23-14x repesent a linear or quadratic equation?

### algebra

Evaluate each of the functions below at x = 1, 2, 4, 8, and 16. Plot the graph of each function. Classify each as linear, quadratic, polynomial, exponential, or logarithmic, and explain the reasons for your classifications. Compare how quickly each function increases, based on...

### algbra

Evaluate each of the functions below at x = 1, 2, 4, 8, and 16. Plot the graph of each function. Classify each as linear, quadratic, polynomial, exponential, or logarithmic, and explain the reasons for your classifications. Compare how quickly each function increases, based on...

### Algebra

How can you tell if an equation is quadratic and not linear? Quadratic equations contain a term that is squared (such as x^2). Linear equations are of the form y = mx + b, where m and b are constants. the variable in a quadratic equation must be squared ..but in linear ...

### math

When someone says write an exponential equation, what kind of format is that? I know a linear equation is y = mx + b, but what is an exponential equation?

### Algebra

The table below represents a linear function f(x) and the equation represents a function g(x): x f(x) −1 −5 0 −1 1 3 g(x) g(x) = 2x − 7 Part A: Write a sentence to compare the slope of the two functions and show the steps you used to determine the slope? (6 points) ...

The reciprocal of a linear function and a quadratic function have the same horizontal asymptote.what is its equation?

### Math

can someone explain this please? Identify whether each graph represents a function. Explain. If the graph dose represent a function is the function linear? the coordinates are (0,5) (1,0) (2,-3) (3.-4)(5,0) (6,5)

### math

Heather is solving an equation by graphing the expressions on both sides. If her graph intersects at an infinite number of points, which statement could describe the equation Heather is attempting to solve? A. One side of the equation is a constant, and the other side of the ...

### Pre-Calc

A quadratic function has its vertex at the point (-5,-2). The function passes through the point (-8,-10). Find the quadratic and linear coefficients and the constant term of the function.

### math

A quadratic function has its vertex at the point (-9,3). The function passes through the point (2,-1). Find the quadratic and linear coefficients and the constant term of the function.

### Math

1. Find the angle between the vectors, approximate your answer to the nearest tenth. v= (-4, -3) w= (2, 6) Answer: 145.3 degrees 17. One type of data that is non linear in nature is the exponential function. -False? 19. Exponential data follows the equation y= ab^x. True?

### calcius

Determine whether the relation represents a function. If it is a function, state the domain and range. {(-2, 1), (-1, -2), (0, -3), (1, -2), (3, 6)} a. function domain: {-2, -1, 0, 1, 3} range: {1, -2, -3, 6} b. function domain: {1, -2, -3, 6} range: {-2, -1, 0, 1, 3} c. not a...

### math

State the solutions, or estimated solutions, to each quadratic equation in Exercises 23–26 by examining the graph of the related quadratic function equation 2x2 - 3x - 4 = 0 and Graph:y=2x^2-3x-4 Can someone help me with this

### ALGEBRA

x^2 + 6 = -8x Is this linear, quadratic or exponential??

### algebra

Evaluate each of the functions below at x = 1, 2, 4, 8, and 16. Plot the graph of each function. Classify each as linear, quadratic, polynomial, exponential, or logarithmic, and explain the reasons for your classifications. Compare how quickly each function increases, based on...

1.Explain how to find the equation of the vertical asymptotes of a reciprocal function. 2.The reciprocal of a linear function and a quadratic function have the same horizontal asymptote. What is its equation? 3.Explain how to use end behaviour to find the equation of the ...

### algebra

State whether the growth (or decay) is linear or exponential, and answer the associated question. The population of Jamestown is increasing at a rate of 2.5% each year. If the population is 25,000 today, what will it be in 2 years?

### Algebra

(1 pt) The function f relates state variables f:S↦Q according to an exponential function f(x)=Abx. For each state, give the corresponding equation involving the parameters A and b. (S,Q)=(−3,30) implies ______=______ (S,Q)=(1,13) implies ________=______

### Math

Determine whether the equation defines y as a linear function of x. If so, write it in the form y = mx + b. Can someone please break this down to someone who's terrible in math. 6x-9y^2+8=0 a. y=6x+8 b. y=6/9x-8 c. y=6x-8 d. y=6/9x+8 e. y is not a linear function on x.

### math algebra

Part 1: Which part of the quadratic formula tells you whether the quadratic equation can be solved by factoring and why? 1. −b 2. b2 − 4ac 3. 2a Part 2: Create your own quadratic equation. Using complete sentences, and your answer from part 1, determine whether ...

### college math 116

Functions are a lot like equations. In a function we look at the relationship of the variables. Does one variable depend on the other. In a function when you see f(x) it just means "y." So we have an equation y = 2x + 3 and a function that is f(x) = 2x + 3. When graphed, they ...

### math

Sally graphs the geometric sequence an = 2(3)n - 1 on a coordinate plane where she plots an on the y-axis and n on the x-axis. This graph is the same as the graph of which type of function? A) cubic B) linear <my answer C) quadratic D) exponential

### Math

An exponential function with a base of 3 has been vertically stretched by a factor of 1.5 and reflected in the y-axis. Its asymptote is the line y=2. Its y-intercept is (0,3.5). Write an equation of the function and state its domain and range.

Given the following quadratic equation find. a) the vertex b) the axis of symmetry c) the intercepts d) the domain e) the range f) the interval where the function is increasing g) the interval where the function is decreasing h) graph the function y= -x^2-6x

### Algebra II

Need help please. Thank you. 1. Determine whether the function has a maximum or minimum. State that value. f(x)= -2x^2-4x 2. Determine what c would in order to complete the square. x^2-5x+c 3. Solve the quadratic by factoring. 3x^2-16x+5=0 4. Solve the quadratic by factoring. ...

### math seriously help me

Sally graphs the geometric sequence an = 2(3)n - 1 on a coordinate plane where she plots an on the y-axis and n on the x-axis. This graph is the same as the graph of which type of function? A) cubic B) linear <my answer C) quadratic D) exponential

### math

The Mexican long-tongued bat population is an endangered species, which decreases at a rate of 3.5% per year in a wildlife preserve that currently has 80 of them. What type of function will model the population? A)constant B)exponential growth C)linear decay D)linear growth E)...

### Algebra

How can you tell by looking at a table if its quadratic, linear or exponential? For ex. x: -2, -1, 0, 1, 2 y: 6, 1, 0, 1, 6

### Math

Let f(t) be an exponential function with f(0) = 11 and f(4) = 59. Use the form f(t) = Pa^t to find an equation for this exponential function? What is the Value of P and A? Thanks!

### math

Create a quadratic polynomial function f(x) and a linear binomial in the form (x − a). Part 1. Show all work using long division to divide your polynomial by the binomial. Part 2. Show all work to evaluate f(a) using the function you created. Part 3. Use complete ...

### College Algebra

1.Give a quadratic function q(x) with a vertex of (-1, 2). 2. Give a function h(x) which does not have an inverse function. 3. Give a polynomial function g(x) with zeros 1,2,3 4. Give an exponential function s(x) passing through (0,2) and (4,1). 5. Give a rational function R(x...

### Math

1.Mia charges \$2.25 per hour when she babysits, plus \$5.00 for transportation expenses.Which function rule represents the amount y mia charges to babysit for x hours? A)Y = 2.25x + 5.00*** B)X = 5.00y + 2.25 C)Y = 5.00x + 2.25 D)Y = 7.25x 2.(So this one is my updated answer, ...

### math help how do i do this

Decide which part of the quadratic formula tells you whether the quadratic equation can be solved by factoring. −b b^2 − 4ac 2a Use the part of the quadratic formula that you chose above and find its value, given the following quadratic equation: 4x^2 + 6x + 2 = 0

### Algebra 1

The roots of a quadratic equation are -1 and -5, and a=1. A.) What are the factors of the quadratic expression? B.) Write the function in standard form using function notation. C.) What is the degree of this function? D.) Identify the vertex

### Math

Equation that represents a rotation of the linear parent function??

### math

* Give a linear function with its zero at x = a, what is the equation of the vertical asymptote of its reciprocal function? * Give a quadratic function with its zeros at x = a and x = b, what are the equations of the vertical asymptotes of its reciprocal function?

### Algebra Help

You are going to write a fairy tale! Your story should include all of the standard elements of fairy tales. Begins “Once upon a time … ” Animals can act like humans. Involves magical items or helpers. Ends “ … happily ever after.” Your story must also fully cover ...

### College algebra!

For the linear function f(x) = 5x + 3 (a) Determine the slope and y-intercept (b) Use the slope and y-intercept to graph the linear function. (c) Determine the average rate of change of the function (d) Determine whether the linear function is increasing, decreasing, or constant.

### math

write a quadratic function and an exponential function with a base of 2 whose values at x=5 are between 50 and 64

### MATH

Let f(x) = m1x + b1 and g(x) = m2x + b2 be two linear functions. Answer the following, noting that answers may depend on the the ms and bs. a. Is f (x) + g(x) a linear function of x? b. Is f (x) − g(x) a linear function of x? c. Is f (x) × g(x) a linear function of x? d. Is...