Academic Standard: Cluster

Define, evaluate, and compare functions.
Initiative: 
Tennessee State Standards
Framework: 
Mathematics
Type: 
Cluster
Code: 
TSS.Math.8.F.A
Grade range: 
No grade range
 
Elements within this Cluster
 
Standard
Understand that a function is a rule that assigns to each input exactly one output. The graph of a function is the set of ordered pairs consisting of an
Compare properties of two functions each represented in a different way (algebraically, graphically, numerically in tables, or by verbal descriptions).
Know and interpret the equation y = mx + b as defining a linear function, whose graph is a straight line; give examples of functions that are not linear.