Even and Odd Functions

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In this lesson on even and odd functions, the instructor explains how to determine if a graph is even or odd. An even function is symmetrical with the y-axis, while an odd function is not symmetrical about the origin. The instructor shows how to test for symmetry both graphically and algebraically, providing examples and definitions for each.

Lesson Description:

Overview of functions - even and odd

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Questions answered by this video:
  • How would you know that the graph is showing an even function?
  • How would you know that the graph is showing an odd function?
  • Algebraically, when is a function even?
  • Algebraically, when is a function odd ?