Sarah and three of her friends left her house for a long bike ride on the river bike path. They rode for three hours at
Draw a graph that could represent this situation. Place “Time (hours)” on the horizontal axis and “Distance (miles from Sarah’s house)” on the vertical axis.
Recall the Distance =
Make a table of values and graph the points.
Describe each part of the graph using the following words: linear, nonlinear, decreasing, increasing, and constant.
Is there a constant slope?
Does your graph have any ups and downs?