# Can u help me find the rate of change for the situation? A chef cooks 9 lbs of chicken for 36 people and 17 lbs of chicken for 68 people?

##### 1 Answer

Jul 31, 2018

The rate of change is 0.25 lbs per person

#### Explanation:

Weight of chicken per person:

A).

B).

Both situations cook the same amount of chicken per person so the amount of chicken (Ch) to cook for

(where Ch and N are variables related by the constant 0.25)

The rate of change is