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Asked Dec 16, 2019
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Determine if the graph of the equation is symmetric to the y-axis, x-axis, origin, or none of these.

x^2+|y|=8

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Step 1

Given function is

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x'+|yl=8 ..(1)

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Step 2

For the symmetric about y axis, replace x by -x in equation (1)

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(-x)°+|y|= 8 x²+| y|= 8 Which is same as equation (1) so, the graph is symmetric about Y-axis.

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For the symmetric about x axis, rep...

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x²+|-y|=8 x²+| y|= 8 Which is same as equation (1) so, the graph is symmetric about X-axis.

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