# Common core algebra 1 homework answer key

### Question:

Dependentvs independent variable?

### Answer:

Step 1

As it says on page 246, the output of a function is the dependent variable, since it depends on the independent variable.

Result

Dependent

Variables can be “dependent” or “independent” in math, statistics, and the experimental sciences. Dependent variables are studied in an experiment because their values are thought to depend on the values of other variables.