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anonymous
 4 years ago
Please help, I'm so lost when it comes to this question..... :(
"Which statement describes the translation of the graph of y = 2(x  3)2 + 5 from standard position?"
a) Moved up and to the right.
b) Moved up and to the left.
c) Moved down and to the right.
d) Moved down and to the left.
anonymous
 4 years ago
Please help, I'm so lost when it comes to this question..... :( "Which statement describes the translation of the graph of y = 2(x  3)2 + 5 from standard position?" a) Moved up and to the right. b) Moved up and to the left. c) Moved down and to the right. d) Moved down and to the left.

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anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0are you sure that 2 after the () is supposed to be there? nonstandard form, that.

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Yes, it is squared! sorry i should have put ^2

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ah.. a parabola then. Yeah, then do as khan said: graph that equation and compare it to the parent function, y = x^2

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0How would I begin to graph it, do I have to distribute 2 into the parentheses?

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0no, it is in "vertex form" everything you need is in the equation as is.

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0y=a(xh)^2 +k the 'a' is an "amplifier" and stretches the graph. (h,k) are the coordinates of the vertex.

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0easiest way to see the translation is to compare the coordinates, (h,k) with the origin, (0,0)

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Okay, great! Thank you so much!!
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