The equation is not linear
Work Step by Step
The variables are taken to a power of 2 therefore it is nonlinear. (If they were taken to a power of 1 it would be linear)
You can help us out by revising, improving and updating this answer.Update this answer
After you claim an answer you’ll have 24 hours to send in a draft. An editor will review the submission and either publish your submission or provide feedback.