On a bicycle, Amber started 5 miles from her house, and rides 6 miles per hour away from her house. Create a linear equation to represent the miles Amber is from her house for any numberof hours he spends riding her bikeDefine the variables: x = number of hoursy miles from housePreviewDetermine how far Amber will be from her house after 3 hours.Select an answer

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On a bicycle, Amber started 5 miles from her house, and rides 6 miles per hour away from her house. Create a linear equation to represent the miles Amber is from her house for any number
of hours he spends riding her bike
Define the variables: x = number of hours
y miles from house
Preview
Determine how far Amber will be from her house after 3 hours.
Select an answer
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On a bicycle, Amber started 5 miles from her house, and rides 6 miles per hour away from her house. Create a linear equation to represent the miles Amber is from her house for any number of hours he spends riding her bike Define the variables: x = number of hours y miles from house Preview Determine how far Amber will be from her house after 3 hours. Select an answer

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Step 1

To interpret the time-distance data given as an equation between the relevant variables.

Step 2

(a) the required equation between y and x is derived: y=5+6x

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(b) distance from home after 3 hours is obtained b...

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