# Graph of a linear function.

The manager of a weekend flea market knows from past experience that if he charges x dollars for a rental space at the flea market, then the number y of spaces he can rent is given by the equation y = 200 - 4x.

(a) Sketch a graph of this linear function. (Remember that the rental charge per space and the number of spaces rented can't be negative quantities.)

(b) What do the slope, the y-intercept, and the x-intercept of the graph represent?

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The manager of a weekend flea market knows from past experience that if he charges x dollars for a rental space at the flea market, then the number y of spaces he can rent is given by the equation y = 200 - 4x.

(a) Sketch a graph ...

#### Solution Summary

The expert graphs a linear function. The slope, y-intercept and the x-intercept of the graph are determined.