Algebra 1

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ISBN 10: 0133500403
ISBN 13: 978-0-13350-040-0

Chapter 5 - Linear Functions - 5-3 Slope-Intercept Form - Practice and Problem-Solving Exercises: 70

Answer

1. Graphing 2. Table

Work Step by Step

First we can see if a function is linear by graphing it. If the graph is a straight line then we can conclude that the function is linear because that is the definition of a graph of a linear function. Another way we can deduce that a function is linear is by seeing a table of points of the function. If we can see that the difference between the y-coordinates is constant, then we can deduce that the function is linear.
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