## anonymous 5 years ago If the parent function is (sqrt) x. describe the translation of the function (sqrt) x-1 ...is it up down left or right??

1. anonymous

its either down or left

2. anonymous

down i think

3. anonymous

yeah because left would have been outside of the root

4. anonymous

right ok thats what i thought

5. anonymous

if it is $y=\sqrt{x}-1$ then down one unit. if it is $y=\sqrt{x-1}$ then it is to the right one unit.

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