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Asked Mar 13, 2020
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A hot air ballon is hovering 131 meters above the ground and begins to assend at a rate of 14
meters per second. Let y be the height of the balloon in meters a seconds after it begins to assend.
Write an equation in slope-intercept form that models the height of the balloon.
How high is the balloon after 25 seconds?
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A hot air ballon is hovering 131 meters above the ground and begins to assend at a rate of 14 meters per second. Let y be the height of the balloon in meters a seconds after it begins to assend. Write an equation in slope-intercept form that models the height of the balloon. How high is the balloon after 25 seconds?

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Step 1

The initial height of the balloon is 131 meters.

The balloon begins to ascend at a rate of 14 meters per second. 

So after x seconds, it wil...

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