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Problem 21 Easy Difficulty

For each scatter plot, decide what type of function you might choose as a model for the data. Explain your choices.


a. trigonometric
b. linear

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all right here we have a couple of scatter plots, and we want to think about what kind of function we would use as a model. So if you look at part A, it kind of looks like a sign curve or co sign curve definitely looks like something triggered a metric. It has that periodic behaviour. And then for be if you were to draw a line of best fit, you notice this looks fairly linear, so I would call that a linear one.