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The next value should be 5 when \(x=3\)

When \(x=5\), \(y=21\)

Would you describe the pattern as linear, exponential or quadratic?

Explain your thinking. How might you convince your partner or a classmate?

It is quadratic as it does not grow additively or multiplicatively, rather it is a curve that has a minimum point at (0,-4) . It is symmetric as well with the line of symmetry through the vertex, (0,-4).

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