College Algebra (10th Edition)

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Chapter 2 - Section 2.5 - Variation - 2.5 Assess Your Understanding: 2

Answer

false

Work Step by Step

RECALL: The equation $y=kx$ represents a direct variation between y and $x$ where $k$ is called the constant of proportionality. The equation in the given statement is different from the one above, so the equation does not represent a direct variation between x and y. Thus, the given statement is false.
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