anonymous
  • anonymous
Malachi took cans to the recycling plant and put them into the can-crusher one at a time. After he had already crushed some of the cans, he started recording the number of cans he crushed per minute. The table shows how many cans Malachi put in the can-crusher at different times. What is the equation that represents Malachi’s situation? Record any fractional answers in decimal form. (y – 65) = (x – ) Malachi’s Situation Minutes 3 5 7 9 Cans crushed 49 65 81 97
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schrodinger
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anonymous
  • anonymous
@triciaal
anonymous
  • anonymous
Is the answer (y-65)=8(x-13)??
anonymous
  • anonymous
@mLe

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OregonDuck
  • OregonDuck
differences in minutes: 2 2 2 (x differences) differences in cans crushed: 16 16 16 (y differences) Since the same differences in x causes same differences in y, this is a linear relationship. The slope of the straight line is: difference in y / difference in x = 16 / 2 = 8. The equation of the line in slope-point form is: y - y1 = m(x - x1) m = 8. If we choose (5,65) as the point from the table then: y - 65 = 8(x - 5)
mLe
  • mLe
find the slope between the points first, can you do that?
anonymous
  • anonymous
ok... i got it now i see the 5... simple error :/
mLe
  • mLe
oh yeah, just put in the 5 and it'll be right ^_^
anonymous
  • anonymous
lol... told ya... i have been at this since 6:30 am EST... running out of steam atm...lol
OregonDuck
  • OregonDuck
lol
triciaal
  • triciaal
sorry was away
triciaal
  • triciaal
@OregonDuck thank you
OregonDuck
  • OregonDuck
yup

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