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anonymous

  • one year ago

The graph shown below expresses a radical function that can be written in the form f(x)=a(x+k)^(1/n)+c. What does the graph tell you about the value of a in this function? (provide graph in a sec) A. a is greater than zero B. It is not possible to tell whether a is grater than or less than zero. C. a=1 D a is less than zero

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  1. anonymous
    • one year ago
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  2. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Would a be greater than zero? Looking at my calculator, the graph seems to change how high it goes. Not 100% sure however.

  3. welshfella
    • one year ago
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    Yes If a > 1 then the graph will rise above that when its = 1 If a < 1 but greater than zero the graph will go down

  4. welshfella
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    |dw:1433779737994:dw|

  5. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Ok! I understand now! Thanks for clearing the waters with me!!

  6. welshfella
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    I think we can say that a > 0

  7. anonymous
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    Definitely!

  8. welshfella
    • one year ago
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    yep

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