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Single Variable Calculus: Concepts...

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James Stewart
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781337687805
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Single Variable Calculus: Concepts...

4th Edition
James Stewart
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781337687805

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Chapter 1.5, Problem 12E
To determine

To sketch: The rough graph of the function y=(0.5)x1 use transformations if needed.

Expert Solution

Explanation of Solution

The standard graph of the function y=(0.5)x is roughly sketched as shown below in Figure 1.

Single Variable Calculus: Concepts and Contexts, Enhanced Edition, Chapter 1.5, Problem 12E , additional homework tip  1

Then, to draw the graph of y=(0.5)x1 , shift the graph y=(0.5)x one unit to the right. Thus, the graph of y=(0.5)x1 is shown below in Figure 2.

Single Variable Calculus: Concepts and Contexts, Enhanced Edition, Chapter 1.5, Problem 12E , additional homework tip  2

Observe that Figure 2 is obtained from Figure 1 in such a way that it is shifted 1 unit to the right.

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