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: 37



Work Step by Step

The graph of $y=-|x|+k$, where $k$ is a positive number, translates the graph $y=-|x|$ up $k$ units. By substituting $2$ in for $k$, we can translate the graph $2$ units up. This gives us the equation $y=−|x|+2$.
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.