Graphing Absolute Value Function

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How to graph an absolute value function using a table

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Questions answered by this video:
  • What is an absolute value function?
  • How do you graph an absolute value function?
  • How do you graph the absolute value function y = -1/4*|x-4| + 2?
  • How do you know which points to pick to make a table and graph an absolute value function?
  • How do you pick convenient numbers to eliminate fractions when graphing an absolute value function?
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    • Currently 4.0/5 Stars.
    This lesson shows how to pick points, make a table of values, and graph an absolute value function. All steps involved in finding values for the table, plotting the points, and graphing the function are shown.