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 3 years ago
Please Help!!!!!!!!!
The radius of the base of a cylinder is 3 feet. Is the volume of the cylinder a linear or nonlinear function of the height of the cylinder?
 3 years ago
Please Help!!!!!!!!! The radius of the base of a cylinder is 3 feet. Is the volume of the cylinder a linear or nonlinear function of the height of the cylinder?

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Inopeki
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Whats the difference between a linear and a nonlinear function?

Anikate
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0A linear is a straight line that can be made on a graph and a nonlinear is not straight

Inopeki
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1I would say its nonlinear, but i dont know.

Inopeki
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Yeah, but what makes it linear, TT?

TuringTest
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2if the dependent variable is only to the 1st power, it's linear if it's to a higher power, it's nonlinear. what is the exponent on h, the height?

Anikate
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I really didn't understand any of that

TuringTest
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2sorry *independent variable

Inopeki
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Oh, so squared and cubic stuff are nonlinear?

TuringTest
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2exactly so what about h inopeki?

Inopeki
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1anikate, since r is to the power of 2 its nonlinear.

TuringTest
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2but they ask about the relation to the height, so since h is to the first, this is a linear relationship if they asked about the relation to the radius you would be right

TuringTest
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2yeah sometimes you gotta be careful reading the question good job understanding!

phi
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0\[V= f(h)= 9 \pi h\] in this case pi r^2 acts like a constant and the volume varies linearly with h
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