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  • one year ago

After 2 hours, there are 1,400 mL of fluids remaining in a patient’s IV. The fluids drip at a rate of 300 mL per hour. Let x be the time passed, in hours, and y be the amount of fluid left in the IV, in mL. Write a linear function that models this scenario. The slope of the line is . The y-intercept of the line is . The linear function is .

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  1. DanJS
    • one year ago
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    they gave you one data point, and the rate(slope) the thing empties

  2. DanJS
    • one year ago
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    (x , y) = (2 hr, 1400 mL) m = -300 mL/hr

  3. DanJS
    • one year ago
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    the slope is negative since the thing is losing volume

  4. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    slope is 300 the y intecept is 2000 f(x)=-300x+2000

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