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    Graphing Polynomials

    Graph x^3-x^2+2x-3 across the x-axis and then translated 3 units to the left. What is the final polynomial?
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    Quote Originally Posted by VMM View Post
    Graph x^3-x^2+2x-3 across the x-axis and then translated 3 units to the left. What is the final polynomial?
    f(x+h) is a translation of f(x) to the left by h units.

    Hence you have f(x+3) = (x+3)^3-(x+3)^2+2(x+3)-3
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