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Annie96

  • one year ago

The graph of f(x) is obtained by translating the graph of g(x)=|x| 5 units down. Which equation is the equation of the graph of f(x)? A. f(x)=|x|-5<--(is my Answer right? B.f(x)=|x|-1 C.f(x)=|x|+5 D. f(x)=|x+5|

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  1. DanJS
    • one year ago
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    Go here and graph y = a*abs(x-b)+c add sliders for a,b, and c play with them

  2. DanJS
    • one year ago
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    https://www.desmos.com/calculator

  3. DanJS
    • one year ago
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    your initial function has a=1 , b=0, c=0 change those and see how each term affects the graph

  4. DanJS
    • one year ago
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    a -- squishes the thing b-- side to side (careful with the sin, the formula is (x - b) so a +b goes LEFT c -- up and down

  5. Annie96
    • one year ago
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    @DanJS would it be c?

  6. triciaal
    • one year ago
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    yes your original answer is right

  7. Annie96
    • one year ago
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    thank you

  8. triciaal
    • one year ago
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    you are welcome

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