Calculus: Early Transcendentals 8th Edition

Published by Cengage Learning
ISBN 10: 1285741552
ISBN 13: 978-1-28574-155-0

Chapter 1 - Section 1.3 - New Functions from Old Functions - 1.3 Exercises - Page 43: 9

Answer

Reflect the graph of $y=x^2$ with respect to $x$ axis to get the graph of $y=-x^2$ in the figure below
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Work Step by Step

We can start with the graph of $y=x^2$. The graph of $y=-x^2$ is obtained from here by reflecting this graph with respect to $x$ axis since every value of the function will change its sign. This is done in the figure below.
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