A descending hot air balloon moves downward at a steady rate. The altitude, in feet, of the hot air balloon x minutes after it begins the descent can be modeled by the given expression:
-375x + 1500
What does the -375 in the expression represent in this context?
A.) the rate of descent of the hot air balloon
B.) the altitude of the hot air balloon after x minutes
C.) the total descent of the hot air balloon after x minutes
D.) the altitude of the hot air balloon before it begins descending
A company makes rectangular tablet screens. The company’s new model will have the following properties:
Create an equation that can be used to find the height, x, in centimeters, of the new model’s screen.
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