#### Answer

The function is nonlinear.

#### Work Step by Step

The function is nonlinear. This is because if the function were linear, then there would be a value of x for which the value of y was less than 1, but this is not possible in this function.

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ISBN 10:
0133500403

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978-0-13350-040-0

The function is nonlinear.

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