In the activity below, students will learn how three parameters effect the function,
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We have seen what this V-graph looks like since algebra I. But today's goal is to see how we can transform this function anyway we want to. Please use the accompanying document to help you answer questions about the sketch below.
Activity



Absolute Value Function

Use the sketch below to find out how parameters m, h, and k effect the Absolute Value Function.

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Nicholas F. Bennett, Created with GeoGebra