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ganeshie8 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
before we compare and contrast, lets try and understand the given functions a bit :)
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1) Observe that the first function value \(f(x)\) is increasing as \(x\) is increasing
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2) Observe that the second function \(g(x)\) is FALLING to the right, that is, dippind down as \(x\) is increasing
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ganeshie8 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
can you make out whether the remaining two functions are falling(decreasing) or rising(increasing) ?
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LaynaMae Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Okay hold on one minute
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ganeshie8 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
take ur time :) see if u can figure out whether they're falling/rising. if u cant, its okay, il tell u anyways :)
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LaynaMae Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Are they falling ? :(
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ganeshie8 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
yes third function is falling, cuz, it has a NEGATIVE slope
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ganeshie8 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
read the fourth function statement once,
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ganeshie8 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
it says, cameron is ADDING some stuff to his collection. That means, number of hats are increasing wid time, right ?
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ganeshie8 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
so, fourth function is increasing. we're DONE. lets put watever we observed so far, into one single paragraph.
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LaynaMae Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Do you want me to do that ? :o Lol
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ganeshie8 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
yes :) give it a try if u can :) its tough i knw... but give a quick try if u can :)
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LaynaMae Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Hah okay one moment
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LaynaMae Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Observe that the first function value f(x) is increasing as x is increasing and observe that the second function g(x) is falling to the right. The third function is falling because of its negative slope and the fourth function is increasing because it says Cameron is adding things to his collection.
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LaynaMae Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Is that good or too short ? :(
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ganeshie8 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
that looks okay, but its missing one thing that the q is stressing us to focus on : slope and y intercept
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ganeshie8 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
First function value f(x) is increasing as x is increasing. Also the slope of this first function is not fixed. its yintercept is also not listed in the table as there is not value given when x=0. Second function g(x) is falling to the right. so it has a negative slope. from the graph, the line is cutting yaxis at 3, so its y intercept is 3. since it has fell 4 units when moving right by 1 unit, its slope must be 4. so its equation may look like \(g(x) = 4x3\) The third function is falling because of its negative slope(4), since c = 3, it cuts y axis at 3 which is the y intercept. Fourth function is increasing because it says Cameron is adding things to his collection. since he started wid 3 toys, y intercept is 3. since he adds 4 toys to his collection every year, slope = 4. so the equation for fourth function is \(j(x) = 4x+3\)
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Do I add all of that into my answer ? :o
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ganeshie8 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
thats lotof information, see if some parts of it makes sense. ask if something doesnt make sense
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ganeshie8 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
my previous reply is the complete solution, i want u go thru it and digest if possible :)
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LaynaMae Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Haha that's fine . I think i've completed the question . Thank you so much for your help :))
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ganeshie8 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
oh you've already finished this q ok np :)
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