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AmberK
 3 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.
AmberK
 3 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
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0First remeber that the standard from of a line is Y = Mx + C

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

JuanitaM
 3 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
 3 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
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.04. y intecerpt is where the lines crosses the y axis.

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