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lovekblue Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
do u know how to graph 1/2 x
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.Sam. Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Is it \[y=\frac{1}{2x}\]
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lovekblue Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
just move all the y values to the +y
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sheetalvee Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
no is it y=1/2 x
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sheetalvee Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
I dont understand
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.Sam. Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Are you planning to sketch or plot?
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lovekblue Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
absolute value is moving all ve values to +ve so the right side of the graph stays the same, but since the left side is ve when u plug in values less than in x. let's say y = 5 , the absolute value will be 5 (5, 5 ) will be (5, 5)
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sheetalvee Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
sam I need to stetch it. and Lovekblue the graph needs to be in a V shape
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sheetalvee Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Im really confused
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ChmE Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
lets create a table. write down an x y table. put a few easy points. 4, 2, 0, 2 4. Then find the yvalues for these. This will help you see a little better what lovekblue was trying to say. Absolute value graphs will look like a "V"
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sheetalvee Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
okay, and I would find the yvalues by substituting the x values into y=1/2 x ?
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sheetalvee Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
okay I got 2,1,0,1,2
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ChmE Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
do you see that if you graph that the line comes down from the left, hits zero, and takes back up to the right looking like a V. This is the graph!!
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sheetalvee Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Thanks ! :)
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ChmE Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Yup, when in doubt just start picking easy points. Always a quick method to get an idea especially on a test.
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sheetalvee Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
alright :)
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ChmE Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
I should let you know about this site. Wolframalpha.com Type in anything you want and it will solve and graph it.
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