Functions and linear equations

May 2010
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[FONT=&quot]What similarities and differences that one can see between functions and linear equations? Please explain each. Thank You
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MHF Helper
Sep 2008
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All linear equations of the form \(\displaystyle y=mx+c\) are functions yet not all functions are linear.

The set of equations that are linear are a subset of equations that are functions.

Does this help at all?
 
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