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Caitie
 2 years ago
What is the equation for the graph shown?
Caitie
 2 years ago
What is the equation for the graph shown?

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azetina
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Definitely something involving tan(x)

Caitie
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Awesome, thank you! Any idea how to find the equation?

azetina
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1For example the period of sin(x) is 2pi. (one complete oscilation)

Caitie
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1How do I find the equation simply by looking at a graph though?

azetina
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1compare it to the base graph tan(x)

Caitie
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1I'm still really confused as to how to find the equation of the graph though

Caitie
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Is there a method to it?

azetina
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1The equation should be \[\tan \left( \frac{ x\pi }{ 2 } \right)\]

alffer1
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Ok first off: Based on the shape of the graph, what trig function is this?

alffer1
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@azetina you're right. not exactly sure how to explain this though.

azetina
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1the second is \[\tan (x \pi)\]

azetina
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Like I said, compare the phase shift with the base graph tan x

azetina
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1and look at the zeros of the function

Caitie
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Oh I get it that makes sense!
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