# help with functions: y = 3 / 4 * x

#### pathagrus

##### New member
trying to help my son out with functions. Well its been awhile for me, but here goes. He has a homework problem on linear equations. Example is

y=3/4*x (I cant write it out the way it looks on the page but its 3 over 4 with x beside it. I appreciate any help

#### Subhotosh Khan

##### Super Moderator
Staff member
Re: help with functions

pathagrus said:
trying to help my son out with functions. Well its been awhile for me, but here goes. He has a homework problem on linear equations. Example is
y=3/4*x (I cant write it out the way it looks on the page but its 3 over 4 with x beside it. I appreciate any help
What is the question though?

It will be better if he communicates with us directly - showing his work and indicating exactly where he is stuck. Then we would know where to begin to help him.

#### Denis

##### Senior Member
Re: help with functions

pathagrus said:
trying to help my son out with functions.Example is y=3/4*x
And WHY are you calling that a "function"?