Explore BrainMass
Share

Explore BrainMass

    Graphing linear equations and applications

    This content was COPIED from BrainMass.com - View the original, and get the already-completed solution here!

    The number of arrests y of a city over a period of time x is graphed on a rectangular coordinate system. Write a paragraph describing your interpretation when the slope is positive, zero, and negative. If you were buying a home in this particular city, which slope would be most attractive to you and why?

    © BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com May 20, 2020, 7:44 pm ad1c9bdddf
    https://brainmass.com/math/graphs-and-functions/graphing-linear-equations-and-applications-354512

    Solution Preview

    The slope of a line is defined as the change in y divided by the corresponding change in x: m=(y1-y0)/(x1-x0)
    If the x-axis corresponds to time, and the y-axis holds the number of arrests at a ...

    Solution Summary

    Graphing linear equations and applications is demonstrated.

    $2.19

    ADVERTISEMENT