Yes it can. If it is a function, each x value has only one y value and this will help determine if each x value has one and only one y value. In a function, a y value can have multiple x values so don't sweat it if that happens.

1.Which ordered pair below has an x-coordinate value of 3, and a y-coordinate value of –2?

(3, –2)

(3, –2)

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