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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.
 one year ago
 one year 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.
 one year ago
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haileypalmerBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
It's confusing huh?
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CliffSedgeBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
are you sure that 2 after the () is supposed to be there? nonstandard form, that.
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haileypalmerBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Yes, it is squared! sorry i should have put ^2
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CliffSedgeBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
ah.. a parabola then. Yeah, then do as khan said: graph that equation and compare it to the parent function, y = x^2
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haileypalmerBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
How would I begin to graph it, do I have to distribute 2 into the parentheses?
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CliffSedgeBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
no, it is in "vertex form" everything you need is in the equation as is.
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CliffSedgeBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
y=a(xh)^2 +k the 'a' is an "amplifier" and stretches the graph. (h,k) are the coordinates of the vertex.
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CliffSedgeBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
easiest way to see the translation is to compare the coordinates, (h,k) with the origin, (0,0)
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haileypalmerBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Okay, great! Thank you so much!!
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