Writing & Evaluating Real-Life Linear Models: Process & Examples


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The length and steepness of a line that shows the rate of change between two values is called the _____.

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What is the correct equation for the following scenario?

Alex wants to figure out how much money she will make at the end of the week. She is making $12.50 an hour plus a $20 bonus.


What is the best equation for the following scenario?

A mountain climber starts at the bottom of a mountain and climbs at a rate of 20 feet per hour. What equation represents his rate of climbing?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and worksheet can help you gauge your knowledge of how linear equations and models are written. In these assessments, you will be quizzed on your ability to recognize correct linear models for various real-life practice situations.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

These assessments will quiz you on the following objectives:

  • Know the line that resembles rate of change between two values
  • Apply linear equations to practice scenarios
  • Identify which scenario best fits linear models and equations

Skills Practiced

The skills tested in this quiz and worksheet include:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related mathematics lesson
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding writing linear equations and models
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions identifying linear equations

Additional Learning

To learn more about the process for writing and evaluating real-life linear models, check out the related lesson called Writing & Evaluating Linear Models: Process and Examples. This lesson has the following objectives:

  • Recall the definition of linear model, rate of change, slope
  • Learn about independent and dependent variables
  • Discover how linear equations are written
  • Evaluate an example linear equation