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3-48.

Use your pattern skills to copy and complete the table below.

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OUT ( |

Use the equation to complete the pattern. (

*growth,*

*starting point)*

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Explain in words what is done to the input value,

, to produce the output value,.Describe the equation you found from the values in the table.

Divide

by 2 and then add 1.Write the process you described in part (a) in algebraic symbols.

See the first hint and your answer to part (a).