+0  
 
0
62
1
avatar+8 

You water the plants in your classroom at a constant rate. After 5 seconds, your watering can contains 58 ounces of water. Fifteen seconds later, the can contains 28 ounces of water.

a. Write an equation in slope-intercept form that represents the amount yy (in ounces) of water in the can after xx seconds.

Bren2023  Oct 2, 2018
 #1
avatar+46 
+1

y=amount of oz in can originally. 
x=number of oz of water every second comes out of the container. 
y-5x=58
y=5x+58

y-15x=28
5x+58-15x=28
-10x=28-58
-10x=-30
x=3
y=73

 

Hope this helps!

CurryCrafterMaster  Oct 2, 2018

3 Online Users

New Privacy Policy

We use cookies to personalise content and advertisements and to analyse access to our website. Furthermore, our partners for online advertising receive information about your use of our website.
For more information: our cookie policy and privacy policy.