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Precalculus: Mathematics for Calcu...

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Stewart + 5 others
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9780840068071
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Precalculus: Mathematics for Calcu...

6th Edition
Stewart + 5 others
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9780840068071

Solutions

Chapter 2.2, Problem 11E
To determine

Sketch the graph of the function using table of values f(x)=x2

Expert Solution

Answer to Problem 11E

First make a table of values. Then plot the points given by the table and join them by a smooth curve to obtain the graph.

  Precalculus: Mathematics for Calculus - 6th Edition, Chapter 2.2, Problem 11E , additional homework tip  1

Explanation of Solution

Given information:consider the function f(x)=x2 .

Calculation:

Take any values of x and then make a table of values.

  xf(x)=x21(1)2=13(3)2=30(0)2=01(1)2=15(5)2=25

Then, plot the points given by the table and join them by a smooth curve to obtain the graph f(x)=x2 as shown below:

  Precalculus: Mathematics for Calculus - 6th Edition, Chapter 2.2, Problem 11E , additional homework tip  2

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