Precalculus (6th Edition) Blitzer

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ISBN 10: 0-13446-914-3
ISBN 13: 978-0-13446-914-0

Chapter 1 - Section 1.1 - Graphs and Graphing Utilities - Exercise Set - Page 158: 3


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Work Step by Step

RECALL: The point $(x, y)$ has: $x$ = directed distance of the point from the y-axis (positive when to the right of the y-axis, negative when to the left) $y$ = directed distance of the point from the x-axis (positive when above the x-axis, negative when below) Thus, the given point is: 2 unit to the left of the y-axis 3 units above the x-axis (refer to the attached image in the answer portion for the graph)
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