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Mike is saving to buy a car. He already has $500 in the bank, and he plans to save $250 each month. This relationship is represented by the equation y=250x+500, where x is the number of months and y is the total money saved.
1. Identify the slope.
2. Explain what the slope means in this problem.
3. Identify the yintercept.
4. Explain what the yintercept means in this problem.
 2 years ago
Mike is saving to buy a car. He already has $500 in the bank, and he plans to save $250 each month. This relationship is represented by the equation y=250x+500, where x is the number of months and y is the total money saved. 1. Identify the slope. 2. Explain what the slope means in this problem. 3. Identify the yintercept. 4. Explain what the yintercept means in this problem.

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JuanitaM
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0First remeber that the standard from of a line is Y = Mx + C

JuanitaM
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.01. M is the slope so that is 250

JuanitaM
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.02. slope is a rate of change  so in this equation  he is planning to save at a rate of 250 per month

JuanitaM
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.03. Y intercept are where x = 0 y = 250(0) +500 y= 500 intercept is (0, 500)

JuanitaM
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.04. y intecerpt is where the lines crosses the y axis.

Chlorophyll
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0All about y = mx + b Total payment = monthly payment + deposit
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