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Describing Transformations of Quadratic Functions

Describing Transformations of Quadratic Functions 1.2 - Solution

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We want to draw the graph of the given function, which has the form where is either a positive or a negative number. To do so, we will first draw the graph of its parent function, Recall that the graph of is a parabola opening upwards, with vertex whose axis of symmetry is the vertical line and passes through the points and

Our function is a vertical translation of the parent function by units in the positive direction. Thus, we will translate the above graph units upwards.