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Asked Nov 8, 2019
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Find a power function for both of the following relationships.
 
a. The time​ traveled, t is inversely proportional to the​ rate, r,​ traveled, and the constant of proportionality is 3.5.
 
The function is _________?
 
b. Find the function if q is inversely proportional to the square of p.
 
The function is ______?
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Step 1

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The given statement “The time travelled t is inversely proportional to the rate r ​ travelled” can be algebraically written as

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1 k where k is the constant of proportionality - 1

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Step 2

Given the constant of proportionality...

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3.5 - 3.5r Therefore, the power function is 3.5r

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