Linear or Exponential Function?
: An equation where every independent variable is ONLY raised to the POWER OF ONE. A typical linear equation with one independent variable is: y = ax + b. When plotted on x-y coordinates, a linear function will be a straight line.Exponential Function
: An equation where the independent variables are exponents. An example of an exponential function with one independent variable is: y = axDoes the table represent a linear or an exponential function?
X - 1, 2, 3, 4
Y - 16, 64, 256, 1024