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[4.05] MA.7.A.1.5 Which of the following represents inverse variation?

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  1. nyprincess2001
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    y divided by x equals negative three-fourths y equals negative two times x y equals ten divided by x y equals one plus x

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    The first one would be: |dw:1383608878897:dw| Does that look like inverse variation to you?

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    yes

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  4. ColossalMagnitude
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    An inverse variation graph is not linear, so how would that be an inverse variation?

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    because it straight

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  6. ColossalMagnitude
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    But an inverse variation graph is not linear, and linear means straight, so how would that be an inverse variation?

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    it wouldnt be

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    Okay, good, you are correct. The second one would be: |dw:1383609363352:dw| Does that look like inverse variation to you?

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    no

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    Okay, good, you are correct. The third one would be: |dw:1383609439159:dw| Does that look like inverse variation to you?

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    yes

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  12. ColossalMagnitude
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    Good, you are correct. So, the answer would be "y equals ten divided by x".

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  13. nyprincess2001
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    wow that was easier than i thought thanks!

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  14. ColossalMagnitude
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    You welcome.

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