Unit 4, Lesson 32# Multi-Step Problems in the Real World

EngageNY 45 min(s)

Students analyze an equation in two variables, choose an independent variable and a dependent variable, make a table, and make a graph for the equation by plotting the points in the table. For the graph, the independent variable is usually represented by the horizontal axis, and the dependent variable is usually represented by the vertical axis. Therefore, the independent variable is the number of packages purchased.