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anonymous
 one year ago
In the standard form of the absolute value function, f(x) = ax − h + k, what is the significance of coefficient a?
(A)It determines which point will be the vertex of the graph.
(B)It determines whether the graph is Vshaped, Ushaped, or a straight line.
(C)It determines the distance of the vertex from the xaxis.
(D)It determines the width of the graph.
anonymous
 one year ago
In the standard form of the absolute value function, f(x) = ax − h + k, what is the significance of coefficient a? (A)It determines which point will be the vertex of the graph. (B)It determines whether the graph is Vshaped, Ushaped, or a straight line. (C)It determines the distance of the vertex from the xaxis. (D)It determines the width of the graph.

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perl
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Here is a graph of the function, letting you choose the parameter a. Move the slider, how does it affect the graph? https://www.desmos.com/calculator/ffpjbbgl0e

perl
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I don't think that is correct.

perl
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0changing `a` does not cause it to become U shaped. It's better to look at the width
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