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Explain what happens to the graph y=4^x if you change it to 4^(x+3)+ 2

would it move 3 units to the right and 2 units upward-I'm thinking becaue youi're adding to the x??

  • Algebra -

    almost. if

    (y-k) = f(x-h)
    that means that the graph is shifted h to the right, and k upward

    So, in this problem,
    f(x) = x^4
    y-2 = f(x+3)

    so the graph is shifted 3 to the left, and up 2.

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    oh okay-thank you

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