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Graphing Absolute Value

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LXhADp-KPg8 When graphing the absolute value function, create a t-chart and list values for x. Then plug those values into the equation to find y. Be sure to treat the absolute value like a parenthesis and perform the order of operations using it as a grouping symbol. Anything within the absolute value is performed first. Once [...]

By |January 18th, 2015|Algebra, Algebra II, PreCalculus|0 Comments

Real World Absolute Value Functions

Absolute Value To understand how the absolute value can be applied to the real world, we'll look at two topics: What is considered normal with regard to the temperature of the human body and Fuel economy of two vehicles: a Honda Odyssey and a Nissan Altima. http://youtu.be/4BaOWrzeOOM   The absolute value of a number can [...]

By |January 17th, 2015|Algebra, Algebra II|0 Comments