# word math issue algebra homework help

Decide whether the following statement makes sense (or is clearly true) or does not make sense (or is clearly false). Explain your reasoning.

My freeway speed is the rate of change in my distance with respect to time.

Choose the correct answer below.

A.The statement does not make sense because the slope of a linear function is the change in the independent variable divided by the change in the dependent variable.

B.The statement makes sense because the slope of a linear function is the change in the independent variable divided by the change in the dependent variable.

C.The statement does not make sense because the slope of a linear function is the change in the dependent variable divided by the change in the independent variable.

D.The statement makes sense because the slope of a linear function is the change in the dependent variable divided by the change in the independent variable.