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help... please anybody?. I have the chart I'm going to post it now answers: y = 7|x + 8| –4 y = –7|x – 8| +4 y = –7|x + 8| –4 y = –7|x – 8| –4

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    What is the absolute value function?

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    I've seen this question before. You still don't understand this?

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  3. whadduptori Group Title
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    I didn't post this before, but nope!

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    That's weird, I'm certain I've seen this question before. Must be another guy with the same question. Anyway, do you know what parent function of absolute value looks like?

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    that is weird you probably have, but no I am homeschooled and do no what i am doing

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  6. micahwood50 Group Title
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    Well, do you know what parent function of absolute value looks like?

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  7. whadduptori Group Title
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    nooo

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    You know what "parent function" is, right?

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    This is what parent function of absolute value look like. |dw:1349038323217:dw|

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    Notice that in your attachment, it opens downward, not upward. Do you know why?

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  11. whadduptori Group Title
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    i really have no idea, can you maybe explain it to me?

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    What don't you understand?

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  13. whadduptori Group Title
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    is the answer a?

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  14. micahwood50 Group Title
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    No, It's not a. Since function opens downward, there must be a minus sign outside the absolute value. You get it?

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    kinda so would it be c?

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  16. micahwood50 Group Title
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    That's correct. 8 shifts the function to the left and -4 shifts it to down. Do you understand?

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    oh yes! no i understand!!

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  18. whadduptori Group Title
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    now

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  19. micahwood50 Group Title
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    Glad you understand now.

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  20. whadduptori Group Title
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    thank you for the help!

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    No problem.

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