April 19, 2014

Homework Help: pre-calculus

Posted by Chris on Sunday, September 20, 2009 at 5:24pm.

I'm trying to describe how the graph is related to the parent function.

The parent function is x^3

and the problem is:


I know its a reflection over the x-axis, but what is the formula for how much it expands or shrinks?

Like on another problem it's


and y= |0.2x|

The answer is that it expands by 5, but I'm not exactly sure how to get it.


Answer this Question

First Name:
School Subject:

Related Questions

precalculus - State the parent function that must be transformed to create the ...
Precalculus - Can someone help me with this question? I got the transformation ...
Adv. Math. - Describe how the graph of y= abs(x-2) is related to the parent ...
Integrated Math 1 - A parent function generates a family of functions that are ...
please help! :( math! - A parent function generates a family of functions that ...
precalculus - is solving this possible graph each function with its parent graph...
trig - how to graph thr trig function f(x)3x-180)+2 and the parent function?
College Algebra - 1.Answer the following for the given quadratic function. f(x...
Algebra - Describe the transformation of y=5(x-1)^2 from the parent function (y=...
pre-calculus - Beginning with the graph of y=e^x, describe each of the ...