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anonymous
 5 years ago
The following table lists the calories burned by a 120pound person strolling.
time(minutes) 10 30 50 80
Calories 20 60 100 160
(a) Do you think the point (0,0) could be added to this table? Why or why not?
(b) What kind of function would model this data?
(c) Find a function C(t) that models the calories burned in t minutes.
anonymous
 5 years ago
The following table lists the calories burned by a 120pound person strolling. time(minutes) 10 30 50 80 Calories 20 60 100 160 (a) Do you think the point (0,0) could be added to this table? Why or why not? (b) What kind of function would model this data? (c) Find a function C(t) that models the calories burned in t minutes.

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anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0yes, 0,0 is a point on that graph, however, the graph doesn't exist for negative values of t, since time cannot be negative. so c(t) = 2t, fot t>=0

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0spelling mistake, it should have been for t >= 0

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0b) a linear function would model this data.
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