Algebra 1

Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 0133500403
ISBN 13: 978-0-13350-040-0

Chapter 5 - Linear Functions - 5-8 Graphing Absolute Value Functions - Practice and Problem-Solving Exercises - Page 345: 28


$y = abs (x-9)$

Work Step by Step

The formula $y = abs (x+b)$ moves the absolute value graph $b$ units to the left (if $b$ is positive). If $b$ is negative, then the graph shifts $b$ units to the right. We want to move to the right 9 units, so we will use -9 for b.
Update this answer!

You can help us out by revising, improving and updating this answer.

Update this answer

After you claim an answer you’ll have 24 hours to send in a draft. An editor will review the submission and either publish your submission or provide feedback.