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Precalculus: Mathematics for Calcu...

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Precalculus: Mathematics for Calcu...

6th Edition
Stewart + 5 others
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9780840068071

Solutions

Chapter 1.11, Problem 11E
To determine

To find:

The equation given that the statement

Expert Solution

Answer to Problem 11E

The equation is z=ky

Explanation of Solution

Given:

  T is directly proportional to the square root y

Concept used:

If the quantities x and y are related by an equation

  y=kx

For some constant k0

That is y varies directly as x or y is directly proportional to x

The constant k is called constant proportionality

Calculation:

If the quantities z and y are related by an equation

  zαy

  z=ky

For some constant k0

That is z varies directly as y or T is directly proportional to y

The constant k is called constant proportionality

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