1. pre-calculus honors

    GENERATE A FUNCTION THAT MODELS THE SITUATION. Consider the type of function described—it is not linear! A shipping company charges $4 for the first pound and $3 for each additional pound or part thereof. As you try to come up with the equation, consider
  2. pre-calculus honors

    GENERATE A FUNCTION THAT MODELS THE SITUATION. Consider the type of function described—it is not linear! A shipping company charges $4 for the first pound and $3 for each additional pound or part thereof. As you try to come up with the equation, consider
  3. algebra

    1. Describe a situation that models a linear pattern and then describe a situation that models a nonlinear pattern. Do not state which situation is linear and which is nonlinear. Your classmates will need to determine which is which and then write a
  4. pre-calculus honors

    Generate a function that models the situation. Consider the type of function described—it is not linear! A shipping company charges $4 for the first pound and $3 for each additional pound or part thereof. As you try to come up with the equation, consider
  5. Algebra

    HOURS STUDYING AVG GRADE 0 62 1 78 2 85 5 74 WHICH TYPE OF FUNCTION IS MOST LIKELY TO MODEL THESE DATA? A. LINEAR FUNCTION W/POSITIVE SLOPE B. LINEAR FUNCTION W/NEGATIVE SLOPE C. NON-LINEAR THAT DECREASE THE INCREASE D. NON LINEAR FUNCTION THAT INCREASES
  6. math

    A tire company determines that to manufacture a certain type of tire, it costs $9000 to set up the production process. Each tire that is produced costs $21 in material and labor. The company sells this tire to wholesale distributors for $49 each. (a) Find
  7. Algebra

    HOURS STUDYING----- AVG GRADE 0-------------------- 62 1-------------------- 78 2-------------------- 85 5-------------------- 74 WHICH TYPE OF FUNCTION IS MOST LIKELY TO MODEL THESE DATA? A. LINEAR FUNCTION W/POSITIVE SLOPE B. LINEAR FUNCTION W/NEGATIVE
  8. 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
  9. 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)
  10. 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)
  11. 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)
  12. math,correction

    Assume that each situation can be expressed as linear cost function. Find the cost function in each case. Marginal cost $90;150items cost $16,000 to produce. this is what i end up. c(x)=90x-11900 That is correct if the cost function is linear, which is
  13. 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),
  14. 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
  15. 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
  16. 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
  17. MAT101

    1. What is a function? 2. What is a linear function? 3. What form does a linear function take? (I.e., What is the standard mathematical notation of a linear function?) 4. What is the formula for determining the slope of a line?
  18. 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 +
  19. advanced functions math

    You buy a car in 2005 for $7860 and it depreciates linearly. You sell the car for $5040 in 2011.... what does the domain represent in the function? what does the range represent in this function? what is the slope of the linear representation? what is the
  20. advanced functions math

    You buy a car in 2005 for $7860 and it depreciates linearly. You sell the car for $5040 in 2011.... what does the domain represent in the function? what does the range represent in this function? what is the slope of the linear representation? what is the
  21. math help!!!

    stuck!! pls help/explain!!! 2. Do the values in the table represent a linear function? If so, what is the function rule? (1 point) x = -2, 0, 2, 4 y = -4, 0, 4, 8 The values do not show a linear function. Yes, they show a linear function; y = x + 4. Yes,
  22. grade 11 maths plz help!!!

    The drama club plans to attend a professional production. From 10 to 35 students will go. There is a one-time handling fee of $3. each ticket costs $25 plus $2 surcharges. Write a linear function that models this situation. (show your work)
  23. Grade 11 maths!!!

    The drama club plans to attend a professional production. From 10 to 35 students will go. There is a one-time handling fee of $3. Each ticket costs $25 plus $2 surcharge. Write a linear function that models this situation. Show the work if possible
  24. Math

    how do you do this? i don't get it. The drama club plans to attend a professional producion. From 10 to 35 students will go. There is a one-time handling fee of $3. Each ticket costs $25 plus a $2 surcharge. Write a linear function that models this
  25. please check my answers

    To make sure its correct before I turn it in Q.If f(x) is a linear function, which statement must be true? A.f(x) has no x2-term. Q2.The graph of a function must be linear if it has what characteristic? A2.It has a constant slope. Q3.If f(x) is a linear
  26. Math

    A park is open 16 weeks of the year. An equation that models the cost function in thousands is: c(x){5, 0<x<5 where x is the number of weeks since opening and x, x>5} An equation that models the revenue function is r(x)=30(-5/x^2+1) for x>0
  27. 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
  28. Algebra 2B

    Come up with a new linear function that has a slope that falls in the range −< < 1 0 m . Choose two different initial values. For this new linear function, what happens to the function’s values after many iterations? Are the function’s
  29. Math-Algebra II to be exact

    Come up with a new linear function that has a slope that falls in the range −1< m <0 . Choose two different initial values. For this new linear function, what happens to the function’s values after many iterations? Are the function’s values
  30. math

    You are standing beside a merry-go-round that your friend is riding. The merry-go-round is 8m in diameter. Describe how the shape of the sine curve models the distance from you and your friend. Identify the function that will model this situation as well
  31. algebra

    A 3-mi cab ride costs $3.00. A 6-mi cab ride costs $4.80. Find a linear equation that models cost c as a function of distance d. write your linear equation using function notation.
  32. math-calc

    Consider the function f(x)= (2x+8)/(6x+3). For this function there are two important intervals: (-inf, A) (A, inf) and where the function is not defined at A . Find A For each of the following intervals, tell whether is increasing (type in INC) or
  33. 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,
  34. math

    X|-2|0|2|4| Y|-4|0|4|8| Do the values in the table represent a linear function? If so what is the function rule? A. The values do not show a linear function. B. Yes, the values show a linear function; y=1/2x+4. C. Yes,the values show a linear function;
  35. Math Homework Help!

    I made a lot of typos the first time i wrote it so i rewrote and edited the question Both antibiotics were prescribed in high dosage slow release capsules. The function C(x) = 5log(x+1)+10 models the concentration of levofloxacin in mol/L over a time x, in
  36. Math Homework Help!

    both anibiotics were prescribed in high dosage clow release capsules. Th efunctions C(x) = 5log(x+1)+10 models the concentration of levofloxacin in mol/L over a time x, in hours the function c(x)=5log(x+1)+10 models the concentration of levofloxcin and
  37. Algebra

    How can you model data with a linear function? You must provide a real-world example and show how to model the problem using a linear function. Be sure to explain how you know it is a function. This is a discussion question I need help on, can somebody
  38. algebra worksheet help please

    Fiber-optic cables are used widely for Internet wiring, data transmission, and surgeries. When light passes through a fiber-optic cable, its intensity decreases with the increase in the length of the cable. If 1,500 lumens of light enter the cable, the
  39. Calculus 1

    14. The monthly cost of driving a car depends on the number of miles driven. Lynn found that in May it cost her $380 to drive 480 mi and in June it cost her $460 to drive 800 mi. a) Express the monthly cost C as a function of the distance driven d,
  40. pre calc

    The Identity Function The Squaring Function The Cubing Function The Reciprocal Function The Square Root Function The Exponential Functional Lo The Natural Logarithum Function The Sine Function The Cosine Function The Absolute Value Function The Greatest
  41. MAT101

    8. For each of the relationships below, explain whether you think it is best described by a linear function or a non-linear function. Explain your reasoning thoroughly a. A person's height as a function of the person's age (from age 0 to 100) b. The
  42. MAT101

    For each of the relationships below, explain whether you think it is best described by a linear function or a non-linear function. Explain your reasoning. a. A person's height as a function of the person's age (from age 0 to 100) b. The probability of
  43. algebra

    Fiber-optic cables are used widely for internet wiring, data transmission, and surgeries. When light passes through a fiber-optic cable, its intensity decreases with the increase in the length of the cable. If 1500 lumens of light enters the cable, the
  44. Math

    Can someone please double check my answers (My answers are in Capital) 1. If you produce a million products a day and you want to test ten of them to determine if they are up to standard, which ones will you choose? a. The second ten B. TEN RANDOM UNITS c.
  45. ALGEBRA

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

    Given an initial value of 17 g, which is halving once each 32 hours, an exponential function in term of hour t which models this situation is ...?
  47. 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
  48. algebra 1

    Fiber-optic cables are used widely to increase the speed and accuracy of data transmission. When light passes through a fiber-optic cable, its intensity decreases with the increase in the length of the cable. If 1700 lumens of light enters the cable, the
  49. math

    Hydra are small freshwater animals. They can double in number every two days in a laboratory tank. Suppose one tank has an initial population of 60 hydra. When will there be more than 5000 hydra? How can a table help you identify a pattern? What function
  50. Math

    Hydra are small freshwater animals. They can double in number every two days in a laboratory tank. Suppose one tank has an initial population of 60 hydra. When will there be more than 5000 hydra? How can a table help you identify a pattern? What function
  51. math

    Economicsts frequenly use linear models as approximations fpr more complicated models. In Keynesian macroeconomics theory, total consumption expendiure on goods and services, C, is assumed to be a linear functions of national income, I. The table gives the
  52. math

    Describe in detail what the discontinuities that could be if a rational function has a linear function for a numerator and an absolute value function for a denominator. I don't get this because wouldn't there be an infinite number of discontinuities
  53. Need Help!! Algebra

    I am having trouble in this class and need help with this question.. What similarities and differences do you see between functions and linear equations studied Are all linear equations functions? Is there an instance in which a linear equation is not a
  54. Linear Programming

    Tab 1: Linear Program: 50 points Consider the Linear Program: Max 2A + 3B s.t. 1A + 2B <= 6 5A + 3B <= 15 A, B >= 0 Use the Solver function of MS Excel to determine the optimal solution for this problem. What is the value of the objective
  55. 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
  56. algebra

    A certain office can purchase a photocopier for $5600 with a maintenance fee of $15 a month. On the other hand, they can rent the photocopier for $95 a month (including maintenance). If they purchase the photocopier, each copy would cost 3¢; if they rent,
  57. 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.
  58. Algebra 1 - Help!?

    Two big questions that are driving me mad. 1) Given the following linear function sketch the graph of the function and find the domain and range. f(x) = 2/7x - 2 2) Given the following linear function sketch the graph of the function and find the domain
  59. math

    Both antibiotics were prescribed in high dosage slow release capsules. The function C(x)= 5log(x+1) + 10 models the concentration of levofloxacin in mol/L over a time x, in hours. The function D(x) = 10log(x+1) + 5 models the concentration of metronidazole
  60. Need help asap

    I need help! Reasoning: Can a function have an infinite number of values in its domain and only a finite number of values in its range? If so, describe a real-world situation that could be modeled by such a function. Writing: What is the difference between
  61. Calculus

    If f is a function such that [(f(b)-f(a))/(b-a)]=2 , then which of the following statements must be true? a.f(a) = f(b) = 2 b.The slope of the tangent line to the function at x = a is 2. c.The average rate of change of the function on the interval [a, b]
  62. algebra

    A rental company purchases a truck for $14,500. The truck requires an average cost of $6.75 per day in maintenance. (a) Find a linear function that expresses the total cost C of owning the truck after t days. C(t) = (b) The truck rents for $55.00 a day.
  63. 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
  64. 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.
  65. math

    The data in the table illustrates a linear function. What is the slope of the linear function? x| 0| 2|4|6 y|-5|-2|1|4 Please shoe me how to figure this out? Thank you.
  66. 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.
  67. PROGRAMMING

    Make a C program that will generate the output below using the function that will pass the value into the function. 1 4 16 25 36 49 64 81 100
  68. Algebra, Trig

    You are standing at a base of a Ferris Wheel which is 4 m above ground while your friend is riding. The Ferris Wheel is 8m in diameter. Describe how the shape of the sine curve models the distance your friend is to the platform you are on. Identify the
  69. Math

    Find the linear-to-linear function who graph passes through the points (1,1) (5,2) and (20,3). I know the function is y=ax+b/x+d. I need help getting it to that form.
  70. extreme math help please

    The data in the table illustrate a linear function. What is the slope of the linear function. x |0|2|4|6| y|-5|-2|1|4| Thank you
  71. algebra

    A rental company purchases a truck for $14,500. The truck requires an average cost of $6.75 per day in maintenance. (a) Find a linear function that expresses the total cost C of owning the truck after t days. C(t) = 1 (b) The truck rents for $55.00 a day.
  72. Math

    1. The function r(w) = 2aw-2 + b + c where a, b and c are constants. w You are given that r(1) = 5; r’(4) = 12 and r′’(2) = 18. By substituting for w in the above function and its derivatives or otherwise, show that the three given function
  73. Math

    The function r(w) = 2aw-2 + b + c where a, b and c are constants. You are given that r(1) = 5; r’(4) = 12 and r′’(2) = 18. By substituting for w in the above function and its derivatives or otherwise, show that the three given function values
  74. algebra

    In 2000, 49% of the residents in a large city regularly used newspapers for getting news and this has decreased at an average rate of approximately 1.3% per year since then. Find a linear function in slope-intercept form that models this description. The
  75. 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...?
  76. Math

    What's an example of a situation in which it could be modeled by a linear function, but not by a direct variation?
  77. Business Economics

    How do you generate the average variable function (AVC) given the estimated marginal cost function (SMC)?
  78. Calculus

    Suppose that you can calculate the derivative of a function using the formula f(x) = 2f(x) + 4x. If the output value of the function at x=4 is 3 estimate the value of the function at 4.012. Linear Approximation right? I'm not seeing an f'(x) anywhere. Can
  79. math

    Describe a situation that models a linear pattern and then describe a situation that models a nonlinear pattern.
  80. math

    The graph shows the cost C in dollars to rent a car for one day as a function of the number m of miles driven. Which of the following functions models the situation?
  81. Math

    Which type of function bet models the data in each table? Use differences x y 12) 0 0 1 1.5 2 6 3 13.5 4 24 13) x y 0 -5 1 -3 2 -1 3 1 4 3 14) x y 0 1 1 1.2 2 1.44 3 1.728 4 2.0736 Can someone help me plz with these three??
  82. totally math

    some ordered pairs for a linear function of x are given in the table below. x y 1 1 3 7 5 13 7 19 sorry im not good at tables which of the following equations was used too generaTE the table above a y=2x+1 b y=2x-1 c y=3x-2 d y=4x-3
  83. Math

    Suppose that y varies inversely with x. Write a function that models the inverse function. x = 25 when y = 5
  84. Math

    .Over a 24-hour period, the temperature in a town can be modeled by one period of a sinusoidal function. The temperature measures 70°F in the morning, rises to a high of 80°F, falls to a low of 60°F, and then rises to 70°F by the next morning. What is
  85. math

    .Over a 24-hour period, the temperature in a town can be modeled by one period of a sinusoidal function. The temperature measures 70°F in the morning, rises to a high of 80°F, falls to a low of 60°F, and then rises to 70°F by the next morning. What is
  86. Math

    how do you model this situation with a linear function: A market sells chicken for $2.99 a pound.
  87. Algebra 2

    Over a 24-hour period, the temperature in a town can be modeled by one period of a sinusoidal function. The temperature measures 70°F in the morning, rises to a high of 80°F, falls to a low of 60°F, and then rises to 70°F by the next morning. What is
  88. Algebra function problem, check/help?

    Set up a function for the following situation: The output of a function is 8 less than 3 times a number. B) Find the input when the output is 13? Would your equation look like: 8<3=13? Or am I doing this wrong? Please help!
  89. Algebra 1

    Which type of function best models the data in each table? Write an equation to model the data. Table: x | y 0 | 5 1 | 2 2 | 0.8 3 | 0.32 4 | 0.128 Please help me out with this I would really appreciate it! If someone could explain to me how to do this
  90. Math.. how to get linear function

    The total length y is a linear function of the tail length x with great accuracy. The domain is the interval from 30mm to 200mm, and the range is the interval from 200mm to 1400 mm. The following two points are given: X0= 60mm, Y0= 455mm, X1=140mm, Y1=
  91. algebra 2B

    5. Come up with a new linear function that has a slope that falls in the range −1 < m < 0 . Choose two different initial values. For this new linear function, what happens to the function’s values after many iterations? Are the function’s
  92. math

    What similarities and differences do you see between functions and linear equations studied in Ch. 3? Are all linear equations functions? Is there an instance when a linear equation is not a function? Support your answer. Create an equation of a nonlinear
  93. Math

    What similarities and differences do you see between functions and linear equations studied in Ch. 3? Are all linear equations functions? Is there an instance in which a linear equation is not a function? Support your answer. Create an equation of a
  94. math

    What similarities and differences do you see between functions and linear equations studied in Ch. 3? Are all linear equations functions? Is there an instance in which a linear equation is not a function? Support your answer. Create an equation of a
  95. Math 116

    What similarities and differances do you see between functions and linear equations studied in Ch.3? are all linear equations functions? is there an instance when a linear equation is not a function? support your answer. create an equation of a nonlinear
  96. calculus

    (a) Give the linear approximation for the function e−x1+x near x=0. (Enter ∗ for multiplication: type 2*x for 2x. Enter / for division: type 1/2 for 12.) - sin responder (b) Give the quadratic approximation for the function ln(cosx) near x=0.
  97. Algebra

    Assume it costs Microsoft $4,300 to manufacture 7 Xbox 360s and $8,290 to manufacture 14. Obtain the corresponding linear cost function. C(x)= (what formula do I use to get the cost function, because I can't get it) What was the cost to manufacture each
  98. Math

    Assume it costs Microsoft $4,300 to manufacture 7 Xbox 360s and $8,290 to manufacture 14. Obtain the corresponding linear cost function. C(x)= (what formula do I use to get the cost function, because I can't get it) What was the cost to manufacture each
  99. Trigonometry

    Sketch a height versus time graph of the sinusoidal function that models each situation. draw at lease three cycles. assume that the first point plotted on each graph is at the lowest point: a girl lying on a an air mattress in a wave pool that is 3 m
  100. Math- Linear Functions

    Okay so suppose only dotted lines(rather that solid lines) border a solution region.The given linear objective function is Q=x+y, which is based on contiuous variables. Can the obejective function have a maximum or a minimum value??