Precalculus (6th Edition) Blitzer

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Chapter 1 - Section 1.8 - Inverse Functions - Exercise Set: 79

Answer

The function has no inverse.

Work Step by Step

A number of horizontal lines (such as $y=2$) will pass through the graph at exactly two points. This means that the graph fails the horizontal line test, therefore the function has no inverse function.
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