anonymous
  • anonymous
NEED EXPLANATION ON ACT MATH REVIEW Q: When graphed in the standard (x,y) coordinate plane, which of the following equations does NOT represent a line? A. x=4 B.3y=6 C. x-y=1 D.y=3/4x-2 E. x^2+y=5
Mathematics
  • Stacey Warren - Expert brainly.com
Hey! We 've verified this expert answer for you, click below to unlock the details :)
SOLVED
At vero eos et accusamus et iusto odio dignissimos ducimus qui blanditiis praesentium voluptatum deleniti atque corrupti quos dolores et quas molestias excepturi sint occaecati cupiditate non provident, similique sunt in culpa qui officia deserunt mollitia animi, id est laborum et dolorum fuga. Et harum quidem rerum facilis est et expedita distinctio. Nam libero tempore, cum soluta nobis est eligendi optio cumque nihil impedit quo minus id quod maxime placeat facere possimus, omnis voluptas assumenda est, omnis dolor repellendus. Itaque earum rerum hic tenetur a sapiente delectus, ut aut reiciendis voluptatibus maiores alias consequatur aut perferendis doloribus asperiores repellat.
katieb
  • katieb
I got my questions answered at brainly.com in under 10 minutes. Go to brainly.com now for free help!
anonymous
  • anonymous
@Vocaloid help please?
anonymous
  • anonymous
E If x is to a power that is not 1, the equasion is not a line. A. is a horizontal line B. is a vertical line C. is a line of slope=1 D. is a line of slope=3/4 E. is a PARABOLA. "x^2" is a giveaway sign of a parabolic function Therefore, the answer is E
anonymous
  • anonymous
Also: A linear equation is 1st degree. Answer choice 'E' is the only equation that is not 1st degree.

Looking for something else?

Not the answer you are looking for? Search for more explanations.

More answers

anonymous
  • anonymous
@kat0kitty
anonymous
  • anonymous
ok, thanks for the help!
anonymous
  • anonymous
yeah of course :)
anonymous
  • anonymous
wait, wouldn't a parabola still be a line, just not a straight one?
anonymous
  • anonymous
@_greatmath7
anonymous
  • anonymous
no I don't think so
anonymous
  • anonymous
let me look it up real quick
anonymous
  • anonymous
oh you are right
anonymous
  • anonymous
but I still think the answer is E
anonymous
  • anonymous
ill look up the answer real quick I'm using a ACT prep book
anonymous
  • anonymous
it was E
anonymous
  • anonymous
ok
anonymous
  • anonymous
:)
zepdrix
  • zepdrix
line means straight line in the land of math :) no parabola is not a considered a line. it is a path, or curve, but not a line.

Looking for something else?

Not the answer you are looking for? Search for more explanations.