Functions Modeling Change: A Preparation for Calculus, 5th Edition

Published by Wiley
ISBN 10: 1118583191
ISBN 13: 978-1-11858-319-7

Chapter 1 - Linear Functions and Change - Review Exercises and Problems for Chapter One - Page 53: 2


(a) Yes (b) No

Work Step by Step

(a) It is, for the area is equal to $s^2$ and is thus a function of the length of one of its sides. (b) No, because to know the area of the rectangle, one must know the length of two non-parallel sides.
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