A relation is plotted as a linear function on the coordinate plane starting at point e (0, 27)(0, 27) and ending at point f (5,−8)(5,−8) .what is the rate of ch
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A relation is plotted as a linear function on the coordinate plane starting at point e (0, 27)(0, 27) and ending at point f (5,−8)(5,−8) .what is the rate of change for the linear function and what is its initial value?select from the dropdown menus to correctly complete the statements.the rate of change for the linear function is
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1. User Answers MissPhiladelphia
The slope of the line is calculated using
y2  y1 / x2  x1
Substituting the given values
8  27 / 5  0 = 7
The rate of change or the slope is 7
And the initial value is the value of y when x is 0. From the first coordinates, the initial value is 27. 
2. User Answers SenpaiTrill
Hello there.
A relation is plotted as a linear function on the coordinate plane starting at point e (0, 27)(0, 27) and ending at point f (5,−8)(5,−8) .what is the rate of change for the linear function and what is its initial value?
27