Intermediate Algebra (6th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0321785045
ISBN 13: 978-0-32178-504-6

Chapter 3 - Section 3.1 - Graphing Equations - Exercise Set - Page 126: 46


The equation is not linear. Refer to the image below for the graph.

Work Step by Step

The equation involves absolute value so it is not linear. Create a table of values by assigning x-values and solving for the corresponding value of $y$ for each one. (refer to the attached image below for the table) Plot each ordered pair then connect the points using a line to form a V-shaped graph. (refer to the attached image in the answer part)
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