Precalculus (10th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0-32197-907-9
ISBN 13: 978-0-32197-907-0

Chapter 2 - Functions and Their Graphs - 2.2 The Graph of a Function - 2.2 Assess Your Understanding - Page 65: 13


not a function

Work Step by Step

The Vertical Line Test says that every vertical line drawn can only intersect the graph in at most one point for the graph to represent a function. Note that here, lines such as $x=-2$ passes through two points on the graph. Hence, the graph does represent a function.
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