Algebra 1

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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: 39

Answer

$y=−|x|-15$

Work Step by Step

The graph of $y=-|x|+k$, where $k$ is a negative number, translates the graph $y=-|x|$ down $k$ units. By substituting $-15$ in for $k$, we can translate the graph $15$ units down. This gives us the equation $y=−|x|-15$.
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