## Algebra: A Combined Approach (4th Edition)

RECALL: In the point $(x, y)$: $x$ = directed distance of the point from the y-axis (positive when to the right of the y-axis, negative when to the left) $y$ = directed distance of the point from the x-axis (positive when above the x-axis, negative when below) Plot the given point using the definition above as guide to obtain (refer to the orange point):