W-R-I-T-I-N-G Equations Stations Lab

Name ___________________

Your goal is to visit, in any order, each of the 7 lettered stations of the W-R-I-T-I-N-G Equations Stations Lab with your partner(s). Complete the work given there and attach this cover sheet to all of your worksheets.

Station W

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I1

T

I2

N

G

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Station W

Name ______________________

Rewrite each standard form equation in slope-intercept form.

a)

7 x  8 y  24

b)

2 x  y  4

c)

3x  4 y  20

d)

4x  y  1

Station R

Name ____________________

Write an equation in slope-intercept form to represent each situation.

a) A salesperson has a weekly salary of $350 plus 10% commission per the total sales.

b) An airplane cruising at an altitude of 6000 meters begins to descend at a rate of 260 meters per minute.

c) A movie club has a membership fee of $25, after which individual movies can be bought for $4.50.

d) At the Road Kill Diner, a fast food restaurant, the employees are paid $8.10 per hour after taxes, but first each employee must purchase their uniform and shoes for a cost of $85.60.

Station I1

Name _____________________

Write the equation of the line that has the given slope and passes through the given point.

a)

m  0, through (4, 3)

b)

m  7, through (1, 3)

c)

m

1 , through (4, 2) 4

Station T

Name _____________________

Write the equation of the line that passes through the given points. a)
through (1,5) and (2,2)

b)

through (1, 4) and (2, 4)

c)

through (4,1) and (2,2)

Station I2

Name ______________________

The graph consists of six distinct pieces of lines. Write an equation for each part and include the time interval.

Equation  ______________________    ______________________    ______________________  y  ______________________    ______________________     ______________________

Time Interval for _______________ for _______________ for _______________ for _______________ for _______________ for _______________

Station N

Name _____________________

Write the slope intercept form equation of the line graphed.

a)

b)

c)

d)

Station G

Name ____________________

Use the table of values to write the equation of the line in slope-intercept form. a) x 0 1 2 3 4 y 6 4 2 0 -2

b) x 0 2 4 6 8 y 4 3 2 1 0