If the owner expects sales in August to be 10% higher than July, how much should sales be in August?
George measured the height of 11 football players in inches. 73, 72, 75, 82, 75, 76, 77, 81, 76, 80, 77 Which of the box-and-whisker plots below correctly represents these heights?
The function y = 0.1x + 74 is being used to model the average life span of males in years as a function of the number of years from now. Which of the following future events would most likely make some of the mathematical model’s predications inaccurate?
a cure for the common cold
advances in laser eye surgery
a cure for gum disease
less exercise and more calories consumed by the average male over time
Which of the following situations can best be modeled with a linear function?
For every $0.15 decrease in the price of a carton of eggs, the number of cartons purchased increases by 10 percent.
The total number of hot tamales sold is doubling every year.
The area of a circle is equal to π times the radius squared.
Every 3 months the number of potholes in the street increases by 5.
Which type of function best models the data in the table?