Sketch an example of each type of graph described below. Homework Help ✎
linear and decreasing
non-linear and increasing
Graph a line with the formula y = mx + b, where m is negative.
Sketch a line on a graph that goes down as it goes right.
An example of a decreasing linear graph is shown with the equation y = −2x + 6
Graph a relationship where either x or y has an exponent greater than 1.
An equation in which x or y has an exponent greater than one will create a curve, rather than a line.
An example of an increasing, non-linear graph is shown with the curve with the equation y3 = x.