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2. The table shows the relationship between two variables. which selection describes the relationship? x y 1 2 2 -3 3 -8 4 -13 Will give medal for correct answer

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  1. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    A. Increasing ; linear b.increasing ;non linear c. decreasing linear d. decreasing non linear

  2. misty1212
    • one year ago
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    HI!!

  3. anonymous
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    hi

  4. misty1212
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    as x goes up, y goes down so it is definitely not increasing right?

  5. misty1212
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    leaving your choices as c. decreasing linear d. decreasing non linear

  6. anonymous
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    does the y values increase or decrease? is it there a y=k/x relationship?

  7. misty1212
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    definitely NOT b

  8. misty1212
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    beware of answers with no explanation, they are often wrong and in any case you learn nothing

  9. misty1212
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    here is the deal: as x increases by 1 unit, y decreases by the same number each time (namely it goes down by 5)

  10. anonymous
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    i think its d?

  11. misty1212
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    no it is linear since y decreases by 5 units for every increase in x

  12. misty1212
    • one year ago
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    from 2 to -3 is down 5 from -3 to -8 is down 5 from -8 to -13 is down 5 etc

  13. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    well thank you

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