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Suppose that a certain strain of pea plant requires 14 days to reach a height of 6 inches and 30 days to reach a height of 16 inches. Write a linear equation in slope-intercept form that models the height of the plant after x days.

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  1. anonymous
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    (14,6) , (30, 16)

  2. anonymous
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    Alright, you have the following points: (days, height) = (x,y) = (14,6) and (30,16) now in order to find the equation of those lines , first find the slope :

  3. anonymous
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    yeh, two points , find eqn of line lol

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    lol ^_^

  5. anonymous
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    did you get a hint of what you're supposed to do bailey? :)

  6. anonymous
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    yess (: thanks (: your the best (:

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    np ^_^ good luck!

  8. anonymous
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    I think your poblem was determing the points :)

  9. anonymous
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    prob should explicitly say x>=0 in the solution

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    to be 100% correct

  11. anonymous
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    LOL , what differenece would that make? :)

  12. anonymous
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    ohh it would make a difference

  13. anonymous
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    could possibly take marks off for it ,

  14. anonymous
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    oh .-. do that then bailey!

  15. anonymous
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    i got y=5x-22/8

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