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A candle burns down at the rate of 0.5 inches per hour.
The original height of the candle was 8 inches.
Part Write a list of 6 ordered pairs to show the height of the candle in inches
(y) as a function of time in hours
(x) from the first hour after it started burning.
For example, the point (0, 8) would represent a height of 8 inches after 0 hours.
Explain how you obtained the ordered pairs.
(5 points)
Part Is this relation a function?
Justify your answer using the list of ordered pairs you created in Part A. (2 points) Part If the rate at which the candle burned was 0.4 inches per hour instead of 0.5 inches per hour, would the relation be a function?
Explain your answer using input and output values.
(3 points)

Answer

for every hour you need to subtract 0.5 an you get your answer

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Upload Date: 5/31/2017

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