







Direct and inverse relationships 
20090406 

allison pose la question : A piece of string is cut into n pieces of equal lengths L
(1) does n vary directly or inversely with L Penny Nom lui répond. 





Inverse variation 
20080522 

leria pose la question : In Boyle's law, the pressure of gas varies inversely with the volume of the gas. A volume of 11.2 liters of air exerts a pressure of 2.0 atmospheres.
determine the constant of variation and write an equation the models the relationship between the pressure of the gas P and its volume, V. Use the equation to predict the volume of air necessary to exert a presure of 0.25 atmospheres. Janice Cotcher lui répond. 





Direct and inverse Variation 
20070403 

liz pose la question : how do you tell if an equation varies Directly or Inversely? ex.
x= 2y or
xy+12=3
i know that if you have three numbers (x. y, z) that it varies jointly but how do you tell if it is Inverse or Direct?
Thanks for the Help!
liz Stephen La Rocque lui répond. 





Direct and inverse variation 
20070303 

Rene pose la question : Hi I'm Rene, I'm stuck with some problems in direct and inverse variation.
I know how to solve direct and inverse problems when only one variation is in a question at a time.
EX: p varies inversely as the square root of q, and when p=12, q=36 find p when q=16
12*6 =p*4 72=4p 18=p
But how would you solve a problem like.....
If s varies directly as r and inversely as t, and s=10 when r=5 and t=3, for what value of t will s=3 when r=4 ? Penny Nom lui répond. 





Direct and Inverse variation 
20061027 

Vishalinee pose la question :
i'm not sure how to use the words direct variation and inverse variation to describe thre relationship between: a. speed and distance b.speed and time c. distance and time. and then i need to create equations using the descriptions. i am really messed up with direct and inverse variation. Karen McIver lui répond. 





Direct and inverse variation 
20041005 

Abraham pose la question : Given that y varies inversely as x and x varies directly as z.If z is doubled then y is halved.Why is that true.Please explain.I'm having trouble understanding the different types of variation Penny Nom lui répond. 





d varies inversely with g 
20040907 

Ashlyn pose la question : d varies inversely with g when d=8 and g=2
a. write d as a function of g using function
notation.
b. find d(10). Penny Nom lui répond. 





Direct and inverse variation 
20001212 

Ashley pose la question : I'm stuck on this unit of direct and inverse variation..please and my problems and show me how to do each PLEASE!!! Assume that y varies directly as x If y= 4 when x = 2, find y when x= 6 Assume that y varies inversely as x If y =4 when x=2, find y when x =6 Penny Nom lui répond. 

