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 - 4-4 Graphing a Function Rule - Practice and Problem-Solving Exercises - Page 258: 33


No; The graph is continuous.

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No. Even though, the graph stops at d=5, the graph is not discrete. This is because a discrete graph has unconnected values (usually whole numbers) whereas the graph is continuous because the values for the x values are connected. This means that it is possible to run half a mile (continuous graph) as opposed to a full mile (discrete graph)
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