A community for students.
Here's the question you clicked on:
 0 viewing
ChuckNora16
 3 years ago
The graph of a function f(x) is as shown. Select the graph of the inverse function.
ChuckNora16
 3 years ago
The graph of a function f(x) is as shown. Select the graph of the inverse function.

This Question is Closed

ChuckNora16
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I don't know where to start.

JoãoVitorMC
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0dw:1351216347183:dw

ChuckNora16
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Is that the inverse? (sorry I took a minute to reply)

satellite73
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1take your graph, and reflect it about the line \(y=x\)

ChuckNora16
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Is that diagonal? Like instead of reflecting across the x or y axis directly?

satellite73
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1draw tool is not working for me (not much here is, actually) so i will try to attach a picture

satellite73
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1but yes, right across the line \(y=x)

ChuckNora16
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Okay. Thank you for helping me by the way. I really appreciate it.

ChuckNora16
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0So would it look like this graph?

satellite73
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1here is a graph that looks something like your function http://www.wolframalpha.com/input/?i=1%2Fx%2B5+domain+5..5

ChuckNora16
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0To get the inverse of the graph, would I flip 1/x to just x + 5?

satellite73
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1here is the graph of the inverse http://www.wolframalpha.com/input/?i=1%2Fx%2B5+domain+5..5

satellite73
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1inverse does not mean "reciprocal" that is for numbers inverse means inverse function

satellite73
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1so if \(f(x)=\frac{1}{x}+5\) that means a) take the reciprocal b) add 5 inverse is a) subtract 5 b) take the reciprocal i.e. \(f^{1}(x)=\frac{1}{x5}\)

satellite73
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1looks like you picked the right one

ChuckNora16
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Ooh, okay. Well thank you!
Ask your own question
Sign UpFind more explanations on OpenStudy
Your question is ready. Sign up for free to start getting answers.
spraguer
(Moderator)
5
→ View Detailed Profile
is replying to Can someone tell me what button the professor is hitting...
23
 Teamwork 19 Teammate
 Problem Solving 19 Hero
 Engagement 19 Mad Hatter
 You have blocked this person.
 ✔ You're a fan Checking fan status...
Thanks for being so helpful in mathematics. If you are getting quality help, make sure you spread the word about OpenStudy.