## University Calculus: Early Transcendentals (3rd Edition)

$y=-\sqrt{2x+1}$
First we graph $y=\sqrt{x}$. Next, we reflect along x axis: $y=-\sqrt{x}$ And compress horizontally by 2: $y=-\sqrt{2x}$ Then we shift left by 0.5: $y=-\sqrt{2x+1}$ See final graph.