
precalculus 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
asked by annemarie on December 18, 2009 
precalculus 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
asked by annemarie on December 17, 2009 
algebra
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 function
asked by Mary on October 26, 2018 
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
asked by ssuban on November 10, 2016 
precalculus 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
asked by annemarie on December 17, 2009 
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. NONLINEAR THAT DECREASE THE INCREASE D. NON LINEAR FUNCTION THAT INCREASES
asked by Blake on April 7, 2016 
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
asked by Marie P. on August 5, 2014 
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
asked by Kimmy on April 7, 2016 
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)
asked by Leah on October 30, 2013 
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)
asked by Emily on October 30, 2013 
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)
asked by Leah on October 31, 2013 
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
asked by Sara V. on April 16, 2017 
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)=90x11900 That is correct if the cost function is linear, which is
asked by mathstudent05 on May 25, 2007 
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
asked by Leah on October 30, 2013 
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
asked by Leah on October 31, 2013 
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
asked by Emily on October 30, 2013 
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?
asked by Lawrence on February 25, 2010 
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),
asked by Kendra on March 9, 2015 
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 +
asked by trudy on October 8, 2010 
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
asked by Samantha on September 19, 2012 
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
asked by Samantha on September 19, 2012 
grade 11 maths plz help!!!
The drama club plans to attend a professional production. From 10 to 35 students will go. There is a onetime handling fee of $3. each ticket costs $25 plus $2 surcharges. Write a linear function that models this situation. (show your work)
asked by anjila on September 21, 2008 
Grade 11 maths!!!
The drama club plans to attend a professional production. From 10 to 35 students will go. There is a onetime handling fee of $3. Each ticket costs $25 plus $2 surcharge. Write a linear function that models this situation. Show the work if possible
asked by Anjali on September 23, 2008 
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,
asked by TTR+S<3 on May 7, 2014 
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 onetime handling fee of $3. Each ticket costs $25 plus a $2 surcharge. Write a linear function that models this
asked by Angie on March 17, 2009 
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
asked by Steve on February 16, 2015 
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 x2term. 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
asked by Priscilla on November 5, 2015 
Math
A park is open 16 weeks of the year. An equation that models the cost function in thousands is: c(x){5, 00 Determine the profit function for x>0
asked by Samra on July 17, 2014 
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 values getting
asked by Brittney on October 1, 2016 
math
You are standing beside a merrygoround that your friend is riding. The merrygoround 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
asked by Cris on April 25, 2016 
MathAlgebra II to be exact
Come up with a new linear function that has a slope that falls in the range −1< m
asked by Anon on March 30, 2018 
algebra
A 3mi cab ride costs $3.00. A 6mi 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.
asked by marc on January 13, 2010 
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
asked by Anonymous on July 8, 2018 
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
asked by Anonymous on July 8, 2018 
mathcalc
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
asked by mkcolema on March 14, 2009 
Algebra
How can you model data with a linear function? You must provide a realworld 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
asked by Fading on September 29, 2016 
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,
asked by Syed on February 7, 2010 
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
asked by kim on December 18, 2009 
College algebra!
For the linear function f(x) = 5x + 3 (a) Determine the slope and yintercept (b) Use the slope and yintercept to graph the linear function. (c) Determine the average rate of change of the function (d) Determine whether the linear function is increasing,
asked by Jenn on March 15, 2013 
algebra worksheet help please
Fiberoptic cables are used widely for Internet wiring, data transmission, and surgeries. When light passes through a fiberoptic cable, its intensity decreases with the increase in the length of the cable. If 1,500 lumens of light enter the cable, the
asked by Destiny on November 18, 2014 
MAT101
8. For each of the relationships below, explain whether you think it is best described by a linear function or a nonlinear 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
asked by SEMA on March 1, 2010 
MAT101
For each of the relationships below, explain whether you think it is best described by a linear function or a nonlinear 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
asked by SEMA LOST!!!!! on March 2, 2010 
ALGEBRA
WHICH FUNCTION LINEAR EXPONENTIAL OR QUADRATIC BEST MODELS THIS DATA (1,3),(1,3),(3,27),(5,75),(7,147)
asked by miranda on May 20, 2010 
algebra
Fiberoptic cables are used widely for internet wiring, data transmission, and surgeries. When light passes through a fiberoptic cable, its intensity decreases with the increase in the length of the cable. If 1500 lumens of light enters the cable, the
asked by Tjae on July 1, 2014 
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.
asked by mysterychicken on June 18, 2013 
math
X2024 Y4048 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;
asked by callie on April 27, 2015 
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 ...?
asked by k on June 13, 2011 
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
asked by Jane on January 21, 2012 
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
asked by Jane on January 22, 2012 
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
asked by fefe on November 8, 2006 
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
asked by V on October 29, 2006 
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
asked by Sandra on March 25, 2014 
algebra 1
Fiberoptic cables are used widely to increase the speed and accuracy of data transmission. When light passes through a fiberoptic cable, its intensity decreases with the increase in the length of the cable. If 1700 lumens of light enters the cable, the
asked by nicol on July 26, 2014 
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
asked by Jen on August 26, 2009 
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
asked by Angela on September 28, 2017 
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,
asked by Maho on May 3, 2013 
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.
asked by Faye on August 21, 2014 
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
asked by Tori on March 2, 2017 
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
asked by math on July 8, 2018 
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. 6x9y^2+8=0 a. y=6x+8 b. y=6/9x8 c. y=6x8 d. y=6/9x+8 e. y is not a linear
asked by Gregg on October 17, 2016 
Calculus
If f is a function such that [(f(b)f(a))/(ba)]=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]
asked by Gary on May 7, 2015 
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 realworld situation that could be modeled by such a function. Writing: What is the difference between
asked by Macie on January 9, 2014 
Math
The function r(w) = 2aw2 + 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 give
asked by Krisi on April 4, 2013 
Math
1. The function r(w) = 2aw2 + 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 values
asked by Amy on April 2, 2013 
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.
asked by Cathy on October 25, 2014 
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...?
asked by Cassie on March 11, 2013 
Math
What's an example of a situation in which it could be modeled by a linear function, but not by a direct variation?
asked by Angie on March 17, 2009 
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
asked by Jay on October 12, 2017 
math
The data in the table illustrates a linear function. What is the slope of the linear function? x 0 246 y5214 Please shoe me how to figure this out? Thank you.
asked by AG Girl on May 8, 2015 
MATH
Determine whether the equation defines y as a linear function of x. If so, write it in the form y = mx + b. 6x9y^2+8=0 a. y=6x+8 b. y=6/9x8 c. y=6x8 d. y=6/9x+8 e. y isn't a linear function on x. Thank you.
asked by Kal Jay on October 17, 2016 
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.
asked by Jesse on October 25, 2014 
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 slopeintercept form that models this description. The
asked by Bob on September 11, 2012 
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
asked by MEANN on September 28, 2014 
Business Economics
How do you generate the average variable function (AVC) given the estimated marginal cost function (SMC)?
asked by Elise on February 23, 2008 
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?
asked by Jonathan on December 1, 2012 
Math Question
Determine whether the equation defines y as a linear function of x. If so, write it in the form y = mx + b. 6x9y^2+8=0 a. y=6x+8 b. y=6/9x8 c. y=6x8 d. y=6/9x+8 e. y= y is not a linear function on x Thank you for your help.
asked by Robie on October 18, 2016 
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+√y7=0 a. y=6x7 b. y=6x+7 c. y=6x d. y is not a linear function of x
asked by Paul on October 17, 2016 
Math
Find the lineartolinear 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.
asked by SC on November 10, 2009 
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??
asked by that emo girl! on May 8, 2018 
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 values
asked by deanna on June 10, 2016 
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=2x1 c y=3x2 d y=4x3
asked by eva on April 8, 2010 
Math
how do you model this situation with a linear function: A market sells chicken for $2.99 a pound.
asked by Angie on March 16, 2009 
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
asked by Michael on October 14, 2006 
extreme math help please
The data in the table illustrate a linear function. What is the slope of the linear function. x 0246 y5214 Thank you
asked by Anono on May 9, 2015 
Math
.Over a 24hour 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
asked by James on April 9, 2018 
math
.Over a 24hour 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
asked by Mason on April 8, 2018 
Algebra 2
Over a 24hour 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
asked by sammiexo on June 15, 2017 
Math
Suppose that y varies inversely with x. Write a function that models the inverse function. x = 25 when y = 5
asked by M, Ellis on March 10, 2017 
Linear Programming
Tab 1: Linear Program: 50 points Consider the Linear Program: Max 2A + 3B s.t. 1A + 2B
asked by Patrick on January 20, 2011 
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
asked by daniella on March 27, 2018 
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
asked by Toni on September 28, 2009 
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
asked by afrika on October 5, 2010 
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
asked by Sam on July 18, 2008 
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
asked by tye on October 27, 2009 
math
Describe a situation that models a linear pattern and then describe a situation that models a nonlinear pattern.
asked by Jake on April 17, 2018 
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. (Enter
asked by JuanPro on August 12, 2015 
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
asked by Allison on January 1, 2011 
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
asked by Amie on February 19, 2012 
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
asked by Max on February 19, 2012 
math  another ?  exponentials
The two formulas f(t) = Pa^t and f(t) = Pe^rt provide two models for the same exponential growth or decay function. How are the exact values of a and r related? (Hint: Find a formula for a as a function of r)
asked by Anil on November 4, 2011