math_celebrity Administrator Staff member Nov 17, 2020 #1 does the equation y= x/3 represent a direct variation? If so, state the value of k Yes, it's a direct variation equation. We rewrite this as: y = 1/3 * x So k = 1/3, and y varies directly as x.

does the equation y= x/3 represent a direct variation? If so, state the value of k Yes, it's a direct variation equation. We rewrite this as: y = 1/3 * x So k = 1/3, and y varies directly as x.