Algebra 1: Common Core (15th Edition)

Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 0133281140
ISBN 13: 978-0-13328-114-9

Chapter 4 - An Introduction to Functions - 4-2 Patterns and Linear Functions - Practice and Problem-Solving Exercises - Page 244: 15


The graph for the set of ordered pairs is attached below. The set of ordered pairs is not a linear relation.

Work Step by Step

The set is not linear relation because even though it passes the vertical line test as each x value has only one y value, it is not a straight line. The graph looks more like a quadratic function more than a linear function as you see a drastic rise in the dependent variable values.
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