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 2 years ago
Determine whether y varies directly with x. If so find the constant variation.
y = 12x ****** The answer is Yes; 12
I dont understand how this is the answer. Can someone help me?
 2 years ago
Determine whether y varies directly with x. If so find the constant variation. y = 12x ****** The answer is Yes; 12 I dont understand how this is the answer. Can someone help me?

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Nameless
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0my guess would be that its because y is equal to whatever 12(x) is going to be.

Nameless
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0but that seems too easy

AcidRa1n
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i know. How about y = 4x+1

Nameless
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i am probably in over my head.. sorry

lgbasallote
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1here's something you can remember... if y and x are in one line...then it's a direct variation if either y or x is in the denominator...then inverse variation

lgbasallote
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1\[y = kx \leftarrow \; \text{direct variation}\] \[y = \frac kx \leftarrow \; \text{inverse variation}\]

AcidRa1n
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ok so how does that apply to my first problem

lgbasallote
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1y = 12x <in the for y = kx <can you see that?

AcidRa1n
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0oh ok so how does it arie directly with x.. Im sorry im just not seeing the picture

AcidRa1n
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0varie* My teacher isnt that good

lgbasallote
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1look at what i said above about y = kx

AcidRa1n
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0yeah I know but what does K mean how the flutter does it varie with anything?

lgbasallote
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1it is called the proportionality constant

lgbasallote
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1it means its value doesnt matter because it is constant..in other words...always stays the same

AcidRa1n
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ok now I get why 12 is there.. So now explain the rest please?

lgbasallote
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1in your terms... k is the constant variation

lgbasallote
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1first tell me... do you agree that y = 12x is in the form y = kx?

AcidRa1n
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0is y = k? which is 12? and how does that varie to x?

lgbasallote
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1what do you see as difference between \[\huge y = kx\] and \[\huge y = 12x\]

lgbasallote
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1spot the difference

lgbasallote
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1what do you mean yeah?

lgbasallote
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1what's the difference??

lgbasallote
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1RIGHT! that's why 12 is the constant variation

lgbasallote
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1because k is the constant variation..and k = 12

AcidRa1n
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ohhh K= Constant Variationnnnnn

AcidRa1n
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ok so what about this one y = 4x + 1

lgbasallote
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1the answer to that one was "NOT direct variation" right?

lgbasallote
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1that's because of the 1 y = 4x + 1 is not in the form y = kx because of that 1

AcidRa1n
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I dont wnana get confused

lgbasallote
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1add 6x to both sides

AcidRa1n
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0alright so the answer is 6!

AcidRa1n
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0what about y _ 3 = 3x

lgbasallote
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1you can't combine 3 and 3x

AcidRa1n
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0is that a constant variation?

lgbasallote
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1no..im just talking about algebra

AcidRa1n
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Ah forget about that one can you help me with proportions? i'll open up a new question

AcidRa1n
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0awe ur like the best lol

lgbasallote
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1call saifoo or amistre

AcidRa1n
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0eh Saifoo is a fool now he used to be cool

AcidRa1n
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0amistre doesnt help me anymore
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