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anonymous
 one year ago
The table below represents the atmospheric temperature at a location as a function of the altitude:
anonymous
 one year ago
The table below represents the atmospheric temperature at a location as a function of the altitude:

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anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0The average rate of change of the function between x = 15 to x = 25 is ___degrees Celsius per thousand feet and represents the rate of change of temperature per thousand feet.

kropot72
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Have you made a graph of f(x) against x ?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i don't know if i got the answer right so i wanna make sure

kropot72
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1What is the shape of your graph?

kropot72
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Is the graph a curve for example?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0The points were (15,4), (20,6), (25, 16)

kropot72
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1When those points are plotted and joined, what is the shape of the graph?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0it is a diagonal line

kropot72
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Correct, it is a straight line with a negative slope. Therefore the calculation of the average rate of change of temperature with altitude is very simple: \[(\frac{change\ of\ temp.}{change\ of\ altitude})\]

kropot72
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Correct, 2 deg. Celsius / thousand feet.
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