College Algebra 7th Edition

Published by Brooks Cole
ISBN 10: 1305115546
ISBN 13: 978-1-30511-554-5

Chapter 1, Equations and Graphs - Section 1.10 - Modeling Variation - 1.10 Exercises: 2

Answer

inversely proportional proportionality

Work Step by Step

If the quantities $x$ and $y$ are related by the equation $y= \frac{3}{x}$, then we say that $y$ is ___inversely proportional___ to $x$, and the constant of ___ proportionality___ is 3.
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