Identifying Verbal Descriptions

Riding the Ferris Wheel

Work Time

Riding the Ferris Wheel

You are riding a Ferris wheel at an amusement park.

Your height from the ground is proportional to the amount of time that has passed since the Ferris wheel started moving.

  • When is this statement true? If it is never true, explain why.


Sketch a picture of a Ferris wheel. Indicate the distance between each Ferris wheel rider and the ground.